Acacia (Vachellia nilotica)

Folk Names Acacia, Acacia Arabica, Arabian Indogom, Babhoola, Babhul, Babla, Babool, Babool Baum, Babul Tree, Egyptian Acacia, Gum Arabic Tree, Kikar, Thorn Mimosa, Thorny Acacia, Ummughiion Type Tree Usage Parts Used bark, flowers, fruits, gum, leaves, pods, roots, seeds, twigs Mundane Uses Gumis used for medicines, dyes, and paints. Medicinal Uses GumAstringent, emollient, liver tonic, [...]

Aconite (Aconitum napellus)

Folk Name(s): Aconite Tuber, Blue Rocket, Bushi, Caowu, Chuanwu, Devil's Helmet, Friar's Cap, Futzu, Helmet Flower, Leopard's Bane, Monkshood, Mousebane, Queen of Poisons, Wolfsbane, Women's BaneType: FlowerParts Used: Flower, Leaves, and RootsUses (Mundane): Historically used for poison arrows and spears during hunting and battle.Medicinal Properties: Species of Aconitum have been used for centuries as poisons [...]