Vitex doniana – Famine Foods

Vitex doniana


Kenya (Mbeere division, Embu district): fruit eaten. Nigeria (Kano State, northern): leaves and fruit eaten.

Additional Information

Name Authority:
Kikuyu: mu-Buru. Hausa: 'Dinya. Kanuri: Ngaribi. English: Black Plum

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