Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Euclea
Family: Ebenaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
crispa
Sub Species
crispa
NOTES

A dioecious shrub or tree with rusty-granular young parts. The sub-opposite obovate to lanceolate leaves are sometimes hairy with wavy margins.


AUTHORITY
(Thunb.) Guerke
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub/tree
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Common Name
Blue guarri
Bloughwarrie
Bosgwarrie
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Gynaecological treatments
Used for menstrual pain
Gastro-intestinal treatments
Used as an enema and used in other parts of Africa as purgatives and for biliousness
Respiratory treatments
Unspecified use
Nervous treatments
Unspecified use
Pain treatments
Unspecified use
Charms
Unspecified use
Food
Fruits are said to be edible
Months
September
October
November
January
February
All year
Synonyms for Species
Gymnosporia ferruginea
Euclea bakerana
Euclea baumii
Eculea dekindtii
Euclea lanceolata



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