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Traditional Medicinal Uses of Heteromorpha arborescens
Indications: Administered to both people and animals. Applied in a magical sense. Caution: Harmful to people or animals.
Heteromorpha arborescens is a slender, fast-growing tree with glossy, waxy, coppery coloured, peeling bark and small, yellowish flowers. All parts of the tree are aromatic. It occurs in wooded grassland, bushveld and on forest margins. Heteromorpha arborescens is an ideal tree for a small garden. It attracts a whole host of birds to the garden. (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/heteromorpha-arborescens/. Accessed on 2020/01/07