Albuca canadensis

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Albuca canadensis

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wild or cultivated


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Albuca major Linn. South Africa. In Kaffraria, Thunberg[1] says the succulent stalk, which is rather mucilaginous, is chewed by the Hottentots and other travellers by way of quenching thirst.

  1. Thunberg, C. P. Travs. 1:146. 1795.
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.


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