October 21, 2010

The Baobab – An Ark of Mankind? (via African Aromatics)

Posted in health at 10:42 am by Margi Macdonald

Sophia at African Aromatics gives us the story of the Baobab tree- found in both Africa and Australia.
Her article speaks of people, plants and life.

The Baobab – An Ark of Mankind? " A Caliban of a tree, a grizzled old goblin with a girth of a giant, the hide of a rhinoceros, twiggy fingers clutching at empty air, and the disposition of a guardian angel. …   Food for his hunger, water for his thirst, a house to live in, fibre to clothe him, fodder for his flocks, a pot of beer, a rope to hang him, and a tombstone for when he is dead. These ar … Read More

via African Aromatics

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