Commiphora neglecta – Famine Foods

Commiphora neglecta

Uses

Kenya (Mbeere division, Embu district): leaves and roots eaten. Root bark is peeled off; root compared to chewing sugar cane.

Additional Information

Name Authority:
Verdoorn.
Vernaculars:
Kikuyu: mu-Kerenju.

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