Triplochiton scleroxylon

Family Name: 
Malvaceae
Local Name: 
Wawa
Uses As Per Literature: 

The plant is used in traditional medicine to treat oedemas and as an anodyne

Source: Useful Tropical Plants Database 2014

Traditional Uses: 

The young leaves are used as a vegetable in stews and soup.

Plant Category: 
Forest Foods
Food Category: 
Vegetables
How it is eaten: 
Cook
Part eaten: 
Young leaves