Young leaves - cooked. A salty flavour
Fruit - raw. Sweet and palatable
There are no material uses listed for Rhagodia spinescens.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Rhagodia spinescens.
Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse and only just cover the seed. Germination should take place within a week, prick out the seedlings into individual pots when they are large enough to handle and plant them out after the last expected frosts.
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. It tolerates temperatures down to about -7°c in Australian gardens
, though this cannot be translated directly to British gardens due to our cooler summers and longer colder and wetter winters. This species is unlikely to be hardy anywhere other than the mildest parts of the country[K].
Requires a sunny position and a well-drained soil.
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Rhagodia spinescens. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Rhagodia spinescens.
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