Bibliography and General References

1. Watt, J.M. and Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G. (1962). Medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa . 2nd ed., E. and S. Livingstone Ltd., London .

2. Arnold , T.H. and de Wet, B.C., eds. (1993). Plants of southern Africa : names and distribution. Memoirs of the Botanical Survey of South Africa 62. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria .

3. Bond, P. and Goldblatt, P. (1984). Plants of the Cape Flora : a descriptive catalogue. Journal of South African Botany Supplementary volume No. 13. National Botanic Gardens of South Africa , Kirstenbosch.

4. Hostettmann, K., ed. (1991). Assays for bioactivity. Methods in Plant Biochemistry, Volume 6. Dey, P.M. and Harborne, J.B. (series eds.). Academic Press, London .

5. Stahl, E. (1970). Chromatographische und Mikroskopische Analyse von Drogen. Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart .

6. British Herbal Medicine Association (1996). British Herbal Pharmacopoeia. BHMA, Dorset.

7. Ibid. (1992). British Herbal Compendium, Volume 1. Bradley, P. (ed.) BHMA, Dorset.

8. Wichtl, M., ed. (1989). Teedrogen: Ein Handbuch fur die Praxis auf Wissenschaftliche Grundlage. 2nd ed. Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Stuttgart .

9. Evans, W.C. (1996). Trease and Evans' Pharmacognosy. 14th ed. W.B. Saunders Co. Ltd., London .

10. Wagner, H. and Wiesenauer, M. (1995). Phytotherapie. Gustav Fischer Verlag, Stuttgart .

11. Smith, C. A. (1966). Common names of South African plants. Botanical Survey Memoir 35, Botanical Research Institute, Pretoria .

12. Hutchings, A. (1996). Zulu medicinal plants: an inventory. University of Natal Press, Pietermaritzburg.

13. Anon. (1991). Guidelines for the assessment of herbal medicines. WHO/TRM/91.4. Programme on Traditional Medicines, WHO, Geneva .

14. Zhang, X., ed. (1994-). Model monographs of widely-used medicinal plants. (in prep.). WHO Programme on Essential Drugs - Traditional Medicines, Geneva .

15. Bauer, A.W., Kirby, W.M., Sherris, J.C. and Turck, M. (1966). Antibiotic susceptibility testing by a standardised single disc method. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 45(4): 493-6.

16. Anon. (1986). African Pharmacopoeia (General methods of analysis). Organisation of African Unity Scientific, Technical and Research Commission (OAU/STRC) Publication No. 3 (first edition). Lagos .

17. Newall , C.A. , Anderson, L.A. and Phillipson, J.D. (1996). Herbal medicines: a guide for health-care professionals. The Pharmaceutical Press, London .

18. Tyler, V. E. (1993). The Honest Herbal. 3 rd . edition. The Haworth Press Inc. New York .

19. Pappe, C.L. (1868). Florae Capensis Medicae: Prodromus. 3rd edition. Cape Town , W. Brittain.

20. Anon. (1998). Herbal remedies of the Montagu Museum . 2 nd edition. Printmor Press, Montagu.

21. Dison, A. (1990). An introductory socio-botanical survey of the medicinal plants of the greater metropolitan centre of Cape Town . Unpublished Honours thesis, Department of Botany, University of Cape Town .

22. Moerat, A. (1993). A survey of the medicinal plants used by Rastafarians and Traditional Practitioners in the south Western Cape Province . Unpublished Masters thesis, Department of Botany, University of the Western Cape .

23. Green, C. M. (1991). A survey of the medicinal plants in the Stellenbosch region. Unpublished Honours thesis, Department of Botany, University of Stellenbosch .

24. Lieberman, D. (1990). Traditional plant utilisation in the Western Cape . Unpublished undergraduate study, Department of Botany, University of Cape Town .

University of the Western Cape
Medical Research Council

SANBI Home © S A National Biodiversity Institute