Silene capensis (African Dream Root)

Root, Powdered from South Africa (SKU 4333)

Top quality "White" African Dreamroot. Wildharvested from mature plants, in Eastern Cape, South Africa.

For smaller weights please see our Sacred Plants range.

Silene capensis belongs to the Caryophyllaceae (Chickweed family). It has a white, erect, trichotomously panicled flower with obtuse lobes. In spring and autumn the flower opens in the evening to exude a scented perfume and it is cross-pollinated by moths. The stem and leaves of the plant are clothed with long spreading hairs. After good rainfall, it is found growing in grassy verges on well-watered slopes and particularly on riverbanks.[1]


This natural product is delivered with no expressed or implied fitness for any specific purpose. It is simply a raw botanical specimen. The product is packaged as botanical specimen and is not intended, branded, labelled, or marketed as a consumer product.

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