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Musipwe

Cephalanthus natalensis

Also known as

Umfunfu (Shona).

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Overview

A scrambling shrub or small tree with attractive glossy foliage and unusual, pompon-like flowerheads followed by strawberry-like, edible fruits in summer.

Special Features

Attracts birds

Uses

Edible

Medicinal