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Vangueria infausta , Wild Medlar

Vangueria infausta

Wild Medlar
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterEthnomedical plant.
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Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.DeciduousEdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This is a deciduous shrub or small tree with large, velvet and lush leaves. The plant can be single or multistemmed, but usually the latter.

The fruit is almost round, glossy dark green when young and changing to a light brown when ripe.

The Wild Medlar is a hardy and drought resistant plant that can withstand moderate cold.


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Vangueria infausta - seeds

Wild Medlar. This is a deciduous shrub or small tree. The fruit is almost round, glossy dark green when young and changing to a light brown when ripe.
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