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Traditional Medicinal Uses of Acokanthera oppositifolia
Indications: Administered to both people and animals. Applied in a magical sense. Caution: Harmful to people or animals.
Acokanthera oppositifolia is a medium to large woody shrub with attractive hard, dark green leaves. Clusters of pinkish-white, sweetly scented flowers are followed by large plum coloured berry-like fruits which are relished by birds. (Credit: Wildflower Nursery)
Arnold. T.H., Prentice, C.A., Hawker, L.C., Snyman, E.E., Tomalin, M., Crouch, N.R. and Pottas-Bircher, C. (2002). Medicinal and magical plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 13. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.