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Aboriginal Plant Use in SE Australia
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15 Geebung

Persoonia linearis

Habitat: Forests
Season: Summer flowering

Scarce but tasty - the fruits of this and other Persoonia spp. were favoured Aboriginal foods.
String and fishing lines were soaked in Geebung bark infusion, probably to help prevent fraying.
Persoonia linearis
Ripe fruits of the Geebung.


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