Bofepha: 1 definition
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Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Bofepha in Southern Africa is the name of a plant defined with Withania somnifera in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Physalis somnifera L. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Kew Bulletin (1937)
· Taxon (1980)
· Recent Res. Pl. Sci. (1979)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1984)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1994)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1985)
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