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102 Dunmaglass Road
Glenferness, Midrand

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Cassine aethiopica

Kooboo-Berry

Edible fruit, brown dye from the bark, medicinal, hard wood for household items.

Plant Type:

General Size: small

Flowering Time: summer

Flowering Colour: yellow

Specifications: attracts mammals | evergreen | sun | waterwise

Description

An evergreen medium sized tree. The leaves are thickly textured and create dense shade. The flowers are white and are produce in summer, followed by bright red edible fruit. It is useful for screening. Plant it in full sun. It’s a useful tree as it produces brown dye from the bark, it’s medicinal and the hard wood is used for household items. It is also browsed by game.