Physic Nut
Jatropha curcas
Uses: Medicinal/Poisonous! Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 11+)
When to Sow: Anytime Ease of Germination: Easy
(Termite plant; Babantsi; Bio-diesel plant) Impressive-looking small tree cultivated as an ornamental throughout Africa. Seeds and leaves have a strong purgative action and poisonous if used internally. Used externally for skin parasites, venereal disease, herpes, and as a dressing for wounds. In India a renewable bio-fuel is made from the seeds.
S4479 Seeds $5.25/pkt
S4479 Bulk Seeds $27.00/100g, $160.00/1000g
Currency: United States Dollar

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