Euclea crispa

Blue Guarri

Slow growing, roots for brown dye, medicinal.




Leucosidea sericea

Ouhout

Lovely in a townhouse garden.




Rhamnus prinoides

Dogwood

Good near fish ponds, medicinal, glossy leaves used in beer and wine making, protects against lightening.




Rhus lancea

Karee

Protected in Northern Cape & Jacobsdal District in Free State, fruit edible and used to make mead. Leaves produce brown dye.




Mundulea sericea

Cork Bush

Twigs used as toothbrushes. Beautiful bark is used as an insecticide and fish poison, leaves used to bleach hair. Medicinal.