Dioscoreophyllum cumminsii var. leptotrichos. Photo: Bart Wursten By path from carpark to Big Tree, Chirinda Forest. Dioscoreophyllum cumminsii var. ambolbol-n’fora (JDES) n-forá (JDES) unforá (JDES; EPdS) (GUINEA-BISSAU, BIAFADA), Burkill, H.M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol. The fruits are edible and used to sweeten food; they contain a sweet-tasting protein (monellin) with a sweetening power of more than
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Dioscoreophyllum volkensii Scientific classification Kingdom: QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. It is harvested from the wild for its edible fruit and root. It prefers moist soil. Our new book to dioscoreophylpum released soon is Edible Shrubs. Range Western, central and northeastern tropical Africa.
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Propagation is possible by seed and by tubers. The tubers can be eaten like potatoes. The root, on the other hand, is small and yam-like and can be eaten like potatoes. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included. The fruits are edible cumminaii used to sweeten food; they contain a sweet-tasting protein monellin with a sweetening power of more than times that of sugar.
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Seeds need to germinate in the dark.
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You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. The fruit can keep for several weeks at room temperature[ ]. Wright, Dioscoreophyllum jollyanum Pierre ex D. It is hardy to zone UK Cytology of root tips of Dioscoreophyllum cumminsii. You can unsubscribe at anytime. It will keep for several weeks at room temperature.