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Table 4 Selected TMPs with high relative importance (RI) in the study area

From: Ethnobotany of traditional medicinal plants and associated indigenous knowledge in Dawuro Zone of Southwestern Ethiopia

Scientific name UR UV DT DC OU IC % RI Rank
Syzygium guineense 332 0.87 13 8 20 86.46 2 1
Ensete ventricosum 216 0.56 10 8 10 56.25 1.61 2
Rumex nepalensis 19 0.05 16 8 3 4.95 1.58 3
Maerua oblongifolia 290 0.76 17 7 6 75.52 1.57 4
Pentas schimperiana 322 0.84 11 8 7 83.85 1.55 5
Phytolacca dodecandra 31 0.08 12 8 4 8.07 1.48 6
Vernonia amygdalina 11 0.03 11 6 13 2.86 1.48 7
Maesa lanceolata 21 0.06 8 6 15 5.47 1.45 8
Rossmarinus officinalis 8 0.02 12 8 2 2.08 1.42 9
Eucalyptus globules 79 0.21 9 7 7 20.57 1.36 10
Juniperus procera 6 0.02 8 6 12 1.56 1.36 11
  1. Where UR = use report, UV = use value, DT = no. of diseases treated, DC = disease cluster, OU = other uses rather than medicinal value, IC = informant consensus