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Table 2 Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of the medicinal plant species extracts

From: In vitro antimicrobial activity of plants used in traditional medicine in Gurage and Silti Zones, south central Ethiopia

  MIC (μg/ml)
Enterococcus faecalis ATCC 29212 Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923 Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 Pseudomonas aeruguinosa ATCC 27853 Candida albicans ATCC 10231
Apodytes dimidiata
Asparagus africanus 512
Bersama abyssinica
Cucumis ficifolius
Gladiolous abyssinicus
Guizotia schimperi 128 128 512
Lippia adoensis var. adoensis 256 256 512
Olinia rochetiana
Pavonia urens
Premna schimperi 512 512  
Pittosporum viridiflorum
Polygala sadebeckiana
Sida rhombifolia
Solanum incanum
Thunbergia ruspolii
ATB 0.5a 0.5a 0.015a 0.125a 0.5b
  1. ATB Antibiotics used as positive control
  2. aCiprofloxacin
  3. bTioconazole
  4. “–” No inhibition (MIC > 512 μg/ml)