Umpendulo (500g)


L. alata is a hardy evergreen small to medium-sized tree that is used for spiritual and medicinal purposes. The stem bark is used to relieve labour pain during childbirth, boost the immune system, treat dermatological problems, etc.  

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Family: Anacardiaceae

Scientific name: Loxostylis alata

Authority: A.Spreng. ex Rchb.

Zulu names: isibhara, ufutho, ufuthu,umpendulo, umphenduli

Other names: tarwood, tigerwood, wild pepper tree (English) breekhout, tederhout, teerhout, tierhout, wildepeperboom (Afrikaans)

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Weight 500 g


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