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#1 Sola

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 01:51 PM

Just wondering if anyone has info. on Psychotria ioniceroides. It's native to Eastern Australia, probably just Queensland and NSW but I don't know for sure.
Any information or experience with this plant would be appreciated. I'll try to upload a photo, good looking plant but not sure of efficacy as ethno.
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Posted 13 September 2010 - 09:47 PM

Do you mean Psychotria loniceroides ?

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Posted 16 September 2010 - 07:54 AM

Do you mean Psychotria loniceroides ?



Oops, that is what I meant. I've heard it is difficult to grow from cuttings but I have one that seems to have taken.
Was thinking it might be something else.

Okay, that's why I couldn't find info from a search, thanks. So essentially there is little pharmacological activity?
I would be interested to hear of any good reports.

Edited by Sola, 16 September 2010 - 07:59 AM.


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Posted 04 May 2012 - 10:41 AM

Psychotria loniceroides
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Posted 04 May 2012 - 02:15 PM

hmm, i'm out of my depth here, but here is a pic of a, what i think, is a psychotria daphnoides (in my collection, just quickly got the camera out, being ispired by this thread):), note the psychotria viridis leaf for scale!Attached File  psychotria daphnoides_desktop.JPG   413.9KB   27 downloads
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Posted 05 May 2012 - 04:31 PM

yeah that photo looks like daphnoides to me
have been wondering about it myself
got a couple of tiny cuttings i think may have taken

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:41 PM

I have a few cutting grown P. loniceroides... They seem to do pretty well. Germination is really good too..

A lovely addition to any subtropical native garden..