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English Name
Sumach, sicilian sumac
Scientific Name
Rhus coriaria
Arabic Name
سماق
Transliteration
Sumac
Description
Deciduous shrub growing to 3m *see picture
Seasonality
*see how plant is collected
Locality
N/A
Habitat
Rocky places and waysides, mainly on limestone -- Requires a well-drained soil and a sunny position **Southern Europe, Western Asia and parts of Arabia and Central Asia
Medical Properties
N/A
Edible Portions
Seeds
MOC
Seasoning *see recipes
Family
Anacardiaceae (cashew family)
Compounds
Therapeutic Uses
recipes
Colocosia tuber with sumac
 
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