Melicoccus bijugatus - Jacq.

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Male BloomsFruits

Young plantMature leaves

Flowering time; Scented flower are seen in the spring

Distribution; GC, CB

Habitat; Rocky thickets and woodlands

Status; Cultivated and naturalized

Notes; Horticulture potential: This 20' tree is a good shade tree. The small round fruits are eatable, they can be roasted or just eaten out of hand, it can also be used as a cold juice.

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