Kigelia Africana, Sausage Tree - 50 Seeds Pack
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Kigelia Africana is also valued for its ecological benefits. The tree is an important source of food and shelter for a range of wildlife, including monkeys and birds.
Kigelia africana, commonly known as the sausage tree, is a tree species native to tropical Africa. It belongs to the family Bignoniaceae and is named after its large sausage-shaped fruits. The tree is known for its medicinal properties, as well as its striking appearance.
The sausage tree can grow up to 20 meters tall and has a wide-spreading canopy. Its leaves are dark green and leathery, and its flowers are a deep red color and are bell-shaped. The fruits of the tree can grow up to a meter long and are a woody, sausage-like shape.
The bark, leaves, and fruits of the sausage tree have a range of medicinal uses in traditional African medicine. They are used to treat a variety of ailments, including skin conditions, snake bites, and stomach problems. The fruit is also believed to have aphrodisiac properties.