African hemp

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Noun1.African hemp - bowstring hemp of South AfricaAfrican hemp - bowstring hemp of South Africa  
sansevieria, bowstring hemp - grown as a houseplant for its mottled fleshy sword-shaped leaves or as a source of fiber
2.African hemp - large shrub of South Africa having many conspicuously hairy branches with large hairy leaves and clusters of conspicuous white flowers
genus Sparmannia, Sparmannia - small genus of tropical African shrubs
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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In that context, it is unsurprising that the African hemp market has been underdeveloped, whether due to poor public policy, political instability, or cultural stigma surrounding the plant.
Working with the South African hemp company Hemporium, Invegrow has been able to bring hemp-based clothing and cosmetics to the Malawian market.

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