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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Amaranthus tortuosus Hornem. [Amaranthaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
amaranth Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
bledo Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
bledos malezas Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
brède de malabar Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
carurú Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
chinese spinach Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
chiswenya Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
dodo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
doodo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
eboga Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
emboga Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
emboka Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
gbedebede Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
hondi Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
i-okuronit Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
i-okuroniti Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kabontila Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kelichot Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kichanya Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kipkanding'wa Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kiswenya Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kiswenya-kithithe (small form) Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
kizenya Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
lidodo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
litoto Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
mboga ensoga Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
mboga makudho Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
mchicha Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
mgbuamgbua Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
mir Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
muterere Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
nanyi Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
nterere Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ntererei Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
nyanyi Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
nyoni Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
ododo Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
omboga Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
onvoko Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
pira Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ptanya Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
quelite Other Med. Plants for Diabetes in C. America (Giovannini et al., 2016)
raprapa Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
red green Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
red spinach Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
spleen amaranth Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
telele Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
terere Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)
w'oa Other SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999)