Herb latin name: Rulingia dasyphylla
Synonyms: Rulingia pannosa
Family: Sterculiaceae (Cacao Family)
Description of the plant:
(9 3/4 foot)
Habitat of Rulingia dasyphylla:Found especially in gullies up to the alpine zone.
Other uses of the herb:The plant makes a fairly useful screen. The fibrous inner bark has been used to make cordage. Wood - fairly hard, porous.
Propagation of Rulingia dasyphylla:Seed -
Cultivation of the herb:Found especially in gullies up to the alpine zone.
Medicinal use of Rulingia dasyphylla:None known
Known hazards of Rulingia dasyphylla:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.