Solanum torvum

Brief Info: 

It is also known as turkey berry.

Family Name: 
Local Name: 
Abeduro, Kwahunsusuaa,Yaa Asantewaa, Abedwiridi
Traditional Uses: 

Food: Used as food in making stews and soup
Medicine: Leaves are used in the treatment of boils, asthma and anaemia. Young fruits are taken to treat anaemia.


Plant Category: 
Forest Foods and Medicinal Plants
Disease Treated: 
  • Boil
  • Asthma
  • Anaemia
Seasons Available: 
All Year Round
Food Category: 
Yaa Asantewaa