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Table 3 Plant species used for schistosomiasis-controlled forestry project [54]

From: SWOT analysis on snail control measures applied in the national schistosomiasis control programme in the People’s Republic of China

Characteristics of snail distribution Vegetation types Vegetation species
Bottomland Trees Populus, Salix, Taxodium ascendens, Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Taxodium distichum, Alnus cremastogyne, Pterocarya stenoptera, Sapium sebiferum, Camptotheca acuminata, Melia azedarach, Bischofia polycarpa, Lindera angustifolia, Liquidambar formosana, Taxodium hybrid ‘zhongshanshan,’ Glyptostrobus pensilis (Staunt.) Koch
Forbs Aconitum carmichaelii, Polygonum hydropiper, Leonurus artemisia, Rumex japonicus, Equisetum arvense, Calystegia hederacea, Kochia scoparia, Amaranthus retroflexus, Portulaca oleracea, Euphorbia helioscopia, Astragalus sinicus, Plantago depressa, Acorus calamus, Polygonum lapathifolium, Veratrum nigrum
Plains with water-network Trees Populus, Salix, Taxodium ascendens, Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Taxodium distichum, Melia azedarach, Toxicodendron vernicifluum, Sapindus mukorossi, Gleditsia sinensis, Pterocarya stenoptera, Sapium sebiferum, Catalpa bungei, Koelreuteria paniculata, Schima superba, Camellia oleifera, Diospyros kaki, Morus alba, Cinnamomum camphora, Ligustrum lucidum, Cupressus funebris, Toona sinensis
Shrubs Nerium indicum, Adina pilulifera, Gardenia jasminoides, Strychnos nux-vomica, Buddleja lindleyana, Magnolia liliiflora, Berberis thunbergii
Forbs Lycoris radiata, Cannabis sativa, Belamcanda chinensis, Arisaema heterophyllum, Pulsatilla chinensis, Ranunculus chinensis, Euphorbia pekinensis, Euphorbia helioscopia, Reynoutria japonica
Mountains Trees Pinus, Cunninghamia lanceolata, Quercus, Cupressus funebris, Cinnamomum camphora, Ginkgo biloba, Schima superba, Camellia oleifera, Pterocarya stenoptera, Sapium sebiferum, Platycarya strobilacea, Rhus chinensis, Toxicodendron vernicifluum, Magnolia officinalis, Pistacia chinensis, Sapindus mukorossi, Liquidambar formosana, Koelreuteria paniculata, Paulownia sieb, Cinnamomum japonicum, Ligustrum lucidum, Koelreuteria paniculata, Eucalyptus robusta, Melia azedarach, Toona ciliata, Ailanthus altissima, Ephedra equisetina, Eriobotrya japonica, Juglans regia, Castanea mollissima, Citrus reticulata, Magnolia officinalis, Eucommia ulmoides, Phellodendron amurense, Vernicia fordii, Idesia polycarpa, Zenia insignis, Toona sinensis