Species name


Local name(s)
Akaketta (Konsogna)

General description
It is an annual (?) little bush or herb plant.

Edible part(s), preparation methods and palatability
Leaves are eaten boiled like a cabbage both in good and bad times. It is said to be good to cure diarrhoea (enhances constipation).

Grows predominantly in the lowlands.

Propagation method(s) 
Propagates by seeds

Sample location (s)
Jarso Kebele, Konso


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