Herb: Native Currant
Latin name: Leptomeria acida
Family: Santalaceae (Sandalwood Family)
Edible parts of Native Currant:The greenish succulent but very acid fruit is about 5mm in diameter.
Description of the plant:
(9 3/4 foot)
Habitat of the herb:Dry sclerophyll forests and in more sheltered situations.
Cultivation of Native Currant:Dry sclerophyll forests and in more sheltered situations.
Medicinal use of the herb:None known
Known hazards of Leptomeria acida:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.