Herb latin name: Exocarpus nanus
Family: Santalaceae (Sandalwood Family)
Edible parts of Exocarpus nanus:Fruit. Not particularly tasty.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Alpine and sub-alpine tracts, occasionally above the tree line.
Propagation of Exocarpus nanus: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:Alpine and sub-alpine tracts, occasionally above the tree line.
Medicinal use of Exocarpus nanus:None known
Known hazards of Exocarpus nanus:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.