Herb latin name: Exocarpus bidwillii
Family: Santalaceae (Sandalwood Family)
Edible parts of Exocarpus bidwillii:Fruit stalk - sweet and palatable when fully ripe, astringent otherwise.
Description of the plant:
(3 1/4 foot)
Habitat of the herb:Open areas, mainly in rocky places in the montane to alpine zones.
Propagation of Exocarpus bidwillii:Seed - we have no information on this species but would recommend sowing it in spring in a warm greenhouse in a pot that contains a suitable host.
Cultivation of the herb:Open areas, mainly in rocky places in the montane to alpine zones.
Medicinal use of Exocarpus bidwillii:None known
Known hazards of Exocarpus bidwillii:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.