Some more uses: Ebbeboom Euclea pseudobenus Valsebbehout Traditional use: - Wood have been used in the construction work as well as fire-wood. - Smaller twigs was used as toothbrushes
Doppruim Pappea capensis Traditional use: - Seed oil was used to clean rifles and for the make of soap. - Seed oil and the bark was use in the preparation for leather
Wit karree Rhus searsia Traditional use: - Branches was used traditional to make fish traps - Fruits are edible - A milk extraction of the leaves was used in the treatment of stomach ailments under children.
Kersbos Ceraria namaquensis Wolfstoon Traditional use: - Bark was use to attached pipes
Driedoring Rhigozum trichotomum Traditional use: - San have cut seremonial sticks from this plant. - Also been used in the manufacturing of arrows and spears(n'Harra).The spear was used in a game (n'Aroe) where the participants see who can throw the spear the farthist. - Leaves was used as tobacco. Medicinal use: - Decoction of the leaves was used for treating stomach ailments.
Quiver tree Aloe dichotoma Traditional use: - Hollow out trees was used as coffins. - Hollow out tree stems was used as coolers to store in meat.
Witgat Boscia albitrunca Traditional use: - Fruits was eaten. - Roots have been used as a substitute for coffee. - Roots have been grained and was eaten as a porridge.
Steekgras Aristida adscensionis Traditional use: - Was used in the building of houses , as well in the making of brooms.
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