Geelhout: 1 definition


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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

1) Geelhout in Southern Africa is the name of a plant defined with Afrocarpus falcatus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Podocarpus fleuryi Hickel (among others).

2) Geelhout is also identified with Cassine crocea It has the synonym Elaeodendron croceum DC. (etc.).

3) Geelhout is also identified with Combretum erythrophyllum It has the synonym Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond. (etc.).

4) Geelhout is also identified with Elaeodendron croceum It has the synonym Cassine papillosa (Hochst.) Kuntze (etc.).

5) Geelhout is also identified with Leucosidea sericea.

6) Geelhout is also identified with Podocarpus falcatus It has the synonym Nageia falcata (Thunb.) Kuntze (etc.).

7) Geelhout is also identified with Terminalia sericea It has the synonym Terminalia argentea Mart. (etc.).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Flora (1844)
· Prodromus Plantarum Capensium (1800)
· Synopseos Plantarum (1807)
· Species Plantarum
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2010)
· Flora Capensis (1813)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Geelhout, for example side effects, extract dosage, chemical composition, health benefits, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, have a look at these references.

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