Roots are used in ayuvedic medicine to alleviate anxiety and stress and promote restful sleep and sexual vitality. Berries are used as a substitute for rennet to coagulate milk. Stout, attractive shrub with bright red berries inside papery husks. Some toxicity. Open-pollinated, 110 days.
Seed grown by Earthly Delights Farm in Boise, Idaho.
About 200 seeds.