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Rauvolfia caffra

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 2394

The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Rauvolfia caffra is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F   (-1° to +4.5°C)
Type of plant - evergreen tree
Flower or inflorescence: frag. WHITE, in dense cymes, showy in winter-spring
Fruit: BLACK drupe (sow in spring)
Foliage: evergreen tree, beutiful wood, bitter latex...(nat. alt. 1000-1200m.)
Height, in meters: 20
Height, in feet: 66.00
Rauvolfia caffra seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
Parts of Rauvolfia caffra are considered toxic.

Synonyms (alternative names) for Rauvolfia caffra:
Rauwolfia caffra, 

Common names for Rauvolfia caffra:

(folk:bark as intoxicant in Tanzania),  (folk:dried leaf snuff for headaches),  (folk:rootbark concoction purifies blood),  (folk:stems for making beer),  (tox:monoterpene indole alkaloids,reserpine etc),  (tranquillizer),  African Quinine,  Kinaboom,  Mkufi,  Quinine Tree,  tox:WHO Ib), 

Rauvolfia caffra is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.
37:   South African Native and Introduced Plants
55:   Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds
113:   East African Native Plant Seed List
191:   Tropical Shrubs and Trees
232:  Apocynaceae

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