Annona senegalensis subsp. senegalensis. Photo: Mark Hyde Black granite quarry, Mtoko. Annona senegalensis subsp. senegalensis. Photo: Bart Wursten. ANNONA SENEGALENSIS*. DISTRIBUTION. Found within semiarid and subhumid regions as a single shrub in the understorey of: savannah woodlands; open. Authority, Pers. Family, Magnoliopsida:Magnoliidae:Magnoliales:Annonaceae. Synonyms, Annona arenaria Thonn. ex Schum., Annona chrysophylla Boj.
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Year ISBN Description A very well presented, simple guide to growing and utilizing wild food plants in Tanzania, with line drawings of each plant, a description, habitat and range, non-food as well as food uses, plus basic information on growing the plants. It is much appreciated in the wild by shepherds.
Rollinia sylvatica Aractium do Mato. Flowers are added to spice or garnish meals; leaves are eaten by humans as vegetables, or grazed by livestock.
Like other species within the genus AnonnaA. Annona senegalensiscommonly known as African custard-apple wild custard appleand wild soursopis a species of flowering plant in the custard apple family, Annonaceae.
Small to medium sized custard apple like fruit, flavor like the custard apple but with pineapple and apricot overtones. The essential oils in the fruits and leaves are valued for their organic chemical constituents: Fruits in tree growing in Mozambique Photograph by: Lost Crops of Africa: Wild Flowers of Northern South Africa.
Controls often employed against the disease include spray applications of fermate or phygon.
Sow 2 seeds per pot, about 1—2 cm deep, then cover with a fine soil layer. Natural Resources Board, Harare. The specific epithet, senegalensistranslates to mean “of Senegal”, the country where the type specimen was collected. It is adaptable to a range of zones, including bush, savannah and open patches of forest Palmer and Pitman Retrieved from ” https: Annona cacans Araticum Cagao. Tends to favour snegalensis soils Palgravebut grows well senegalejsis a wide variety of soils including stony soils, on river banks, fallow land, and along the coast on coral rocks with sandy loams.
Annona paludosa Annona paludosa. Flowers and ripening fruit Photograph senegqlensis Sites should be cleared of all vegetation before planting, and vegetation should be slashed during the first few years. Annona senegalensis fruit on a stem, with leaves near Fada N’gourma in Burkina Faso. Scarify seeds if raising seedlings in a nursery.
Unsourced or poorly sourced material may be challenged and removed. Publisher Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Technische Zusammenarbeit; Germany Year ISBN Description A well-researched book, usually with more than one photograph of each species and good information on the plant and its uses.
Leaves senegwlensis flowers are also eaten.
Annona senegalensis – Wikipedia
It annonz very demanding of light so it should be place in full sun. They are often solitary plants within woodland savannah understoryalso frequently in senehalensis forestsor riverbanksor on former cropland left fallow for an extended period.
Leaves broadly ovate to nearly circular, yellowish- or bluish-green, sparsely puberulent above, more glaucous and hairy beneath. MEDICINE The leaf tips and bark are used to treat colds and pneumonia, the fruits are used against diarrhoea, dysentery and vomiting, and the root is also used for stomach problems.
Annona salzmannii Beach Sugar Apple. Cananga odorata Ylang Ylang. Without heat, seeds may take months for germination.
Retrieved August 4, Leave 1—3 cm between the seeds and 10 cm between rows. Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc.
Retrieved August 3, Typically compound, the pineapple-scented fruit is smooth but senegalejsis the nanona distinctly outlined on the surface and is yellow or orange when ripe.
Publisher Kampong Publications, California. Tamarillo Seeds Solanum betaceum.
semegalensis Annona squamosa Sugar Apple. Sites should be cleared of all vegetation before planting, and vegetation should be slashed during the first few years. Widespread throughout tropical Africa, often growing in Savannah regions.
Seeds are not available for the Wild Custard Apple.
Leaves and flower buds Photograph by: This tree tends to favor sandy soils, but grows well in a senegalenss variety of soils. As Annona senegalensis Drummond, R. Views Read Edit View history.