Edible Plant Species

Noronhia emarginata Thou. Oleaceae.
A shrub of Madagascar.
The plant is now, according to Hooker,11 cultivated in the Mauritius where the pulp of the fruit is esculent.


Nothoscordum fragrans Kunth. Liliaceae (Alliaceae).
Africa, Mauritius, North America and Mexico.
The Jews of Jamaica use this plant as a garlic to season smoked sausage.