Herb latin name: Thelesperma trifidum
Medicinal use of Thelesperma trifidum:The plant has been used in the treatment of children with tuberculosis.
Description of the plant:
(3 1/4 foot)
Habitat of the herb:Calcareous barrens and plains. Dry soils.
Edible parts of Thelesperma trifidum:A tea is made from the leaves.
Propagation of the herb:Seed - sow spring in situ, only just covering the seed. In dry weather the seed should be watered in.
Cultivation of Thelesperma trifidum:Calcareous barrens and plains. Dry soils.
Known hazards of Thelesperma trifidum:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.