Apodytes dimidiata subsp. dimidiata (Witpeer, White Pear) is not in the Expanded Monograph processing cue. If you want to add it to the cue, or if you can provide any additional information, photos or reliable use records for this muthi plant, please leave a comment below, or in The Muthi Flora of southern Africa Facebook group.
Ethno Medicinal Uses of Apodytes dimidiata subsp. dimidiata
Indications: Administered to both people and animals. Administered to people only. Applied in a magical sense. Caution: Harmful to people or animals.
Apodytes dimidiata subsp. dimidiata is a fairly fast-growing tree with glossy, dark green foliage. Very decorative bunches of blackberries with fleshy red ‘caps’ attract birds to the garden. The trunk is white and in older specimens becomes patched with lichen. Apodytes dimidiata subsp. dimidiata makes a wonderful garden subject. (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.
Wildflower Nursery - https://wildflowernursery.co.za/indigenous-plant-database/apodytes-dimidiata/. Accessed on 2020/01/13