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Can a person drink this plant after cooking it?

On plant Melianthus



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18 Aug, 2010


The roots are poisonous as far as I can see and the sweet nectar would be destroyed by cooking.

18 Aug, 2010


I googled this plant, and found that in South Africa, the uncooked nectar is used to flavour food or drinks. I've never heard of this before, Emdeeasur, but it's apparently so.

18 Aug, 2010

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