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Hedge of wild almonds

South Africa, the pro-Boers & the Quaker conscience, 1890-1910

by Hope Hay Hewison

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Published by Heinemann, D. Philip, J. Currey in Portsmouth, N.H, Cape Town, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South African War, 1899-1902 -- War work -- Society of Friends.,
  • Society of Friends -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 352-355) and index.

    StatementHope Hay Hewison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1918.W35 H48 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 389 p. :
    Number of Pages389
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2263876M
    ISBN 100435080369, 0852550308, 0852550316
    LC Control Number89147503

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Wild almond nuts contain cyanide and are. Wild Almond, Brabejum stellatifolium, is restricted to South is a plant few of us in Australia would have heard of, or seen.

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Many berries are commonly available in grocery stores, but other, equally delicious ones are abundant in the wild. Here are 10 tasty wild berries to try — and 8 poisonous ones to avoid. Hedge of Wild Almonds. South Africa, the Pro-Boers & the Quaker Conscience   To finish the barrier quickly, a hedge of indigenous wild almond trees (Brabejum stellatifolium) and thorny shrubs was planted along the section between the river and Kirstenbosch.

It further locked out the natives from their grazing land and access to the Salt River, the Black River and the Liesbeeck River so named by the Dutch East India Company. Osage orange fruits, commonly called hedge balls or hedge apples, were covered with dirt and straw in the fall. In the spring, the seeds were easily separated from the rotten flesh of the fruit.

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But domestication practices rendered the almond edible and tasty—humans chose “mutant” almond crops without poisonous seeds and planted them, until domesticated almonds outnumbered wild almonds.

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– Texas almond P: Species Prunus mume Siebold & Zucc. – Japanese apricot P: Species Prunus munsoniana W. Wight & Hedrick – wild goose plum P: Species Prunus murrayana Palmer – Murray's plum P: Species Prunus myrtifolia (L.) Urb. – West Indian cherry P: Species Prunus nigra Aiton – Canadian plum P: Species Prunus occidentalis Sw.

Brabejum is a genus of a single species of large evergreen tree, Brabejum stellatifolium in the family Proteaceae, commonly called wild almond, bitter almond or is restricted in the wild to South Africa's Western Cape Province, where it grows in thickets along the banks of streams.

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