Afzelia (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Afzelia (Sturtevant, 1919)

Afzelia africana

Afzelia africana Sm. Leguminosae.

African tropics. A portion of the seed is edible[1].

  1. Baillon, H. Hist. Pls. 2:161. 1872.

Afzelia quanzensis

Afzelia quanzensis Welw. MAKOLA.

Upper Nile. The young purple-tinted leaves are eaten as a spinach[1].

  1. Speke, J. H. Journ. Disc. Source Nile 568. 1864.