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Swaziland's Flora - siSwati Names and Uses

Compiled by Chris Long, © December 2005

SiSwati Names - i

iheji
   Dodonaea viscosa   (Common Sand Olive)
ikhakhasi
   Berkheya spp.
imbabatane
   Tragia spp.
   Ctenomeria capensis  
   Dalechampia capensis   (Wild Hop)
   Urtica urens *   (Stinging Nettle)
imbali yetindlebe
   Kalanchoe spp.
imbenukela
   Dicoma anomala  
          subsp. anomala
          subsp. gerrardii
imbilikicane
   Chenopodium album *   (Lamb's Quarters)
imbita
   Cladostemon kirkii   (Three-finger Bush)
   Hypoxis hemerocallidea   (African Potato)
imbita yebantfwana
imbondvo
   Combretum spp.
imbondvo lemhlophe
   Combretum apiculatum subsp. apiculatum   (Red Bushwillow)
   Combretum collinum   (Weeping Bushwillow)
          subsp. collinum
          subsp. suluense
   Combretum erythrophyllum   (River Bushwillow)
   Combretum kraussii   (Forest Bushwillow)
   Combretum molle   (Velvet Bush Willow)
   Combretum woodii   (Large-leaved Bush Willow)
   Combretum zeyheri   (Large-fruited Bush Willow)
imbondvo lemnyama
   Combretum apiculatum subsp. apiculatum   (Red Bushwillow)
   Combretum molle   (Velvet Bush Willow)
imbondvomahlatsi
imbovane
   Aloe arborescens   (Krantz Aloe)
imbozisa
   Rhoicissus tridentata   (Bushman's Grape)
          subsp. cuneifolia
          subsp. tridentata
imboziso
   Amaranthus spinosus *   (Pigweed)
imbubuli
   Cordyla africana   (Wild Mango)
imbuya
   Amaranthus spp.
   Alternanthera sessilis *   (Joseph's Coat)
imbuya yelwandle
   Chenopodium spp.
imbuyabatfwa
   Amaranthus spinosus *   (Pigweed)
imfe
   Sorghum spp.
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