A stipitate pod, oblong, grey, woody, prominently nerved; seeds Fruiting throughout the year. Wood very hard and used for making agricultural implements. The root extract is used as a cure for snakebites. The roots emit chemical compounds that repel animals like rats, snakes and crocodiles. Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3.
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Senegalia polyacantha , also known as White Thorn is a flowering tree which can grow up to 25m tall. Polyacantha has the meaning "many thorns" in Latin. The root of Senegalia polyacantha subsp. The tree's gum is used in the manufacture of candy. The root extract is useful for snakebites  and is applied to wash the skin of children who are agitated at night time. The bark is useful for tanning. The tree's primary use is for wood.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Senegalia polyacantha Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae. The Biodiversity of African Plants. Retrieved 10 November Encyclopaedia Aethiopica: A-C.
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