Kakadu Plum

Scientific Name: 
Terminalia ferdinandiana
Family Name: 
Combretaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Slender, but can grow up to 32 metres in the right conditions...you'll only find that in the top end of Australia.
Plant Height: 
32
Plant Width: 
2-3
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Of Interest: 
High in vitamin C, can be eaten fresh or turned into jam. Used as a medicine by indigenous Australians, including the inside of the bark helping to treat skin ailments and infections (anti-bacteria and anti-fungal).
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Small Tree
Medium Tree
Climate: 
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Deciduous

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