grapple plant


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grapple plant

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(Plants) a herbaceous plant, Harpagophytum procumbens, of southern Africa, whose fruits are covered with large woody barbed hooks: family Pedaliaceae. Also called: wait-a-bit
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Meanwhile the VPR&D also assists Frank's earlier non-profit organisation Thusane Lefatsheng with developing strategies to sustainably manage the grapple plant. Over the next few years, VPR&D plans to cultivate morula and other wild fruit products and market them abroad.