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

1) Kruidjie-roer-my-nie in South Africa is the name of a plant defined with Melianthus dregeanus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Melianthus comosus Vahl (among others).

2) Kruidjie-roer-my-nie is also identified with Mimosa pudica It has the synonym Mimosa balansae var. robusta Chodat & Hassl. (etc.).

3) Kruidjie-roer-my-nie in Southern Africa is also identified with Melianthus major.

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

· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1991)
· Phytochemistry (1976)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1825)
· Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis (1910)
· Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden (1989)
· Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden (1991)

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