Uses: Highly ornamental small tree for shade or shelter. This species is a parasite and survives off the roots of other plants. Tolerates poor soils and hot dry sites.
Attracts native birds and butterflies and is a food source for butterfly larvae.
Cultural use: Fruits eaten by indigenous peoples. Now popular as a bush food.
This plant is indigenous to the following botanical regions of South Australia.
:NW: North Western
:LE: Lake Eyre
:FR: Flinders Rangers
:EP: Eyre Peninsula
:NL: Northern Lofty
:YP: Yorke Peninsula
:SL: Southern Lofty
:SE: South Eastern
For detail on these regions refer to the user guide.