Adenolobus pechuelii

Family: Fabaceae

Scientific Name: Adenolobus pechuelii

Common names: Namib Neat's foot ; Namib-beesklou in Afrikaans.


Description: Small shrub of up to 1.5 m with yellow flowers found in the semi-desert regions of Botswana and Namibia.

Medical uses: Roots have been used by the Topnaar people in the Namib Desert to treat liver complaints.

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Nutritive uses: Is well grazed by domestic and wildlife.

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Credits: Christian Fourie.