Opilia amentacea

This is an uncommon root parasite found across the Kimberley. Also found in Africa, with a number of uses, edible and medicinal. It is effective against symptoms of Malaria in Africa. Grows as a shrubby liane, with roots and leaves used as a fish poison.

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Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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