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Table 3 List of frequently cited edible plants (> 24 citation) in the study sites, Quara district

From: Uses of wild edible plants in Quara district, northwest Ethiopia: implication for forest management

Scientific name Vernacular name Family Habit Frequency
Adansonia digitata L. Diza (Amh) Moraceae T 60
Ziziphus spina-christi Willd Serwie (Gu)-Arka Rhamnaceae T 59
Ximenia americana L. Enkuay (Amh) Olacaceae S 56
Tamarindus indica L. Kumer (Amh) Fabaceae T 50
Balanites aegyptiaca L. Lalo (Amh) Balanitaceae T 46
Saba comorensis (Bo). Pichon Ashama (Amh) Apocynaceae Cl 42
Diospyros abyssinica (Hiem) F. Wite Serkin (Amh) Ebenaceae T 38
Hibiscus cannabinus L. Ye Yeberha Wayka (Amh) Malvaceae H 35
Hibiscus esculentus L. Wayka (Amh) Malvaceae H 35
Corchorus olitorius L. Kudera (Amh) Tiliaceae H 32
Dioscorea prahensilis Benth Amejko (GU) Sinsa (Amh) Dioscoreaceae CL 24