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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Aframomum melegueta K.Schum. [Zingiberaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
aburo Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
alligator pepper Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
alligator-pepper Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
anai wie Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
anairo wie Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
apokuo Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
atakui Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
atare Other Med. Plants in Lagos, Nigeria. (Olowokudejo, 2008)
awisa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
awusa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
chilla Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
chitta Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
dzekuli Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ehie ado Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
eza Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
ezakpa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
fam wisa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
felfelossoudān Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
ginny grains Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
ginny papper Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
graines Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
graines de paradis Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
grains of paradise Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
grains ofparadise Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
grains- of- paradise Other Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
grains-of-paradise Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
grani de meleguetta Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
grani de paradise Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
greater cardamom Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
grenes Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
guinea grain Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
guinea grains Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
guinea pepper Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
guinea seeds Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
guinea-grains Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
guinea-pepper Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
gyan'damar yaji Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ikehegh Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
jowzosherk Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
ma-niguetta Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
malagettapfeffer Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
malagueta Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
malagueta pepper Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
malaguette Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
maniguet Other African Herbal Pharmacopoeia 1st edn. (2010)
maniguette Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
megbedogboe Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
melagueta pepper Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
melegueta Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
melegueta pepper Other Commercially Important African Med. Plants (Van Wyk, 2015)
Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
melegueta-pepper Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
mpoma Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ntuen Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
obro Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ose oji Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ose okwa Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
paradieskorner Other Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
paradieskörner Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
paradiskorn Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
sensam Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
uotipisi Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
wie Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
wisa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
wisa pa opokuo Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
wusa Other Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
جوزالشّرک Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)
فلفل السّودان Other Traditional Persian Med. Pl. Database (Rahimi et al., 2018)