Rinorea laevigata

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Rinorea laevigata

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wild or cultivated


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Alsodeia physiphora Mart. Violaceae. Brazil. Used as a spinach in Brazil [1]. The green leaves are very mucilaginous, and the negroes about Rio Janeiro eat them with their food [2].

  1. Lindley Veg. King. 339. 1846. (Conohoria loboloba)
  2. Don, G. Hist. Dichl. Pls. 1:340. 1831. (Gonohoria loboloba)
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.


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