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Ipomoea oblongata

Ipomoea oblongata

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English :     

IsiXhosa:   iboqho


Description and diagnostic features   

   It is  a stretched out creeper  flat on the ground with huge perennial roots  and the flowers look like the morning glory.

 

Part used     

    Roots that turn dark as soon as they are cut.


Uses                

    An important plant for treating arthritis.

    It is well known to protect from the tokeloshe.


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Habitat             


Propagation