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olumbuguembugunCouch grass; type of grass with nodes creeping underground that is a troublesome weed in cultivationssp. Digitaria abyssinica fam. Paniceae1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

oluŋululusiepululusincreeping grass with rhizomes underground. It has rough-edged blades and grows mainly in swampssp. Leersia hexandra fam. Paniceae1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

olusirinGuinea grass; short green leaved plant whose stalk and tuft of seeds are gathered for the making of broomssp. Panicum maximum fam. Paniceae1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

olusiiŋiesiiŋintall grass that grows in the swamp and whose blades have itching hairs1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

olwambulaenjambulanvine plant whose leaves are used when bathing to treat a painful body1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

omudihiemidihinThemeda; grass of the elephant grass family that grows up to 1 m and that is use for thatching housesOmudihi gwosi gutambiswa mu humuliha eswa.The Themeda grass is also used in torching the white ants.sp. Themeda triandra6.5.3Building materials1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

omugoboolaemigobolanclimbing vine sp. that resembles a pumpkin1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

omuhondaemihondanhandle of a gourd for drawing water from a water pot6.6.7.2Conveying water5.2.1.4Food storage1.5.3Grass, herb, vine6.7.7Container

omulinduloemirindulonherb with blue flowers that is believed to make people brave1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

omuloofeemiroofenyoung grass, esp. one sprouting from a previously burnt bush1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

omulukuemirukunTephrosia; herb that grows up to 4 m that is used for treating scabies and yaws1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

omupungaemipunganrice; grain crop that is cultivated in swampsOmupunga njʼemere ekulu mu byalo byʼe buŋwa lyuba.Rice is the staple food for the countries in the east.5.2.3.1.1Food from seeds6.2.6.2Mill grain6.2.1.1.1Growing rice1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

omutasulyoemitasulyonFlame lily, Turk’s cap; creeping plant with tuberous red roots that is believed to bring out placentas that are stucksp. Gloriosa surperba1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

sagalasaasisagalasaasinherb that grows up to one and a half metre with pods like those of cow peas. Its roots are used for the treatment of upset stomachsp. Senna obtusifolia ( Cassia obtusifolia ) fam. Caesaipiniaceae1.5.3Grass, herb, vine2.5.7.3Medicinal plants

siitisiitinyellow herb sp. that grows in swamps that has a corm underground commonly used as a toy by children1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

sukuma wiikiabasukuma wiikinkale; green vegetable used as sauceBrassica olracae acephala5.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables1.5.3Grass, herb, vine5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves

tandu omubbalancreeping herb that has peculiar succulent leaves and red flowers1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

tandu omutonoabatandu omutononcreeping herb like ‘tandu’ but with smaller leaves1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

tandu owʼehimulitandu abʼebimulinherb; creeping herb with red flowers1.5.3Grass, herb, vine

tungulusimutungulusimungarlic; type of spice like onionsallium sativum5.2.3.3Cooking ingredients5.2.3.3.3Spice1.5.3Grass, herb, vine