Prunus Africana Tree
prunus africana tree in Uganda
What you can use the plant for:
You can use this plant as a Medicinal herb; the Bark, and leaves are used in some pharmaceutical Industries of France to manufacture drugs for treating Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
The tree can also be used for timber, carving, utensils (mortars), and bee forage.To buy this plant or its products click here.
Plant species Name(s)
Prunus Africana (Red stinkwood)
Plant Local name(s)
In Luganda(Ngwabuzito, ntasesa),
In Rukiga (Musuba), and
In Lugishu (Chiramat)
Where to find this Plant in Uganda
You will typically find this Tree plant located in tropical Rain forest like Bwindi, Kalinzu, and parts of Mt. Elgon. To buy this plant or its products click here.