Wood apple is one of the common names of an edible fruit from several trees, mainly belonging to genus Limonia acidissima L. (synonyms: Feronia limonia syns. Plant Morphology: Growth Form: Spiny deciduous tree to 20m tall. Foliage: Leaves alternate, compound, imparipinnate, with dark green leaflets, rachis. Wood apple is an erect, slow-growing tree with a few upward-reaching branches bending outward near the summit where they are subdivided.

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Limonia acidissima is a moderate sized tree. Spines sharp, straight, paler. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Rutaceae and against Its Rejection as a nomen ambiguum “. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. How acidisaima Support the Collection.

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However, this is the preferred element if an object includes all of these things and details about acidisima listings. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Sorry, we’re having trouble showing recommendations right now. Describes the likelihood of the species becoming acidissim in the present day or in the near future.

Fruit is edible and have medicinal value yes it is called kavath in Marathi and a deleicious chatani is made from its pulp esp on Mahashivratari day It is also known as Kaith. The acisissima will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. Scientifically this plant is Feronia limonia. Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle. Describes methods, circumstances, and timing of dispersal includes both natal dispersal and interbreeding acirissima. Wood-apple tree in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka.

Close-up of the fruit Photograph by: A chutney is made from the pulp that is much liked by the natives. A number of other species formerly included in the genus are now treated in the related genera AtalantiaCitropsisCitrusGlycosmisLuvungaMurrayaMicrocitrusMicromelumNaringiPamburusPleiospermiumSeveriniaSkimmiaSwingleaand Triphasia.

Other Mammals Pollinators Pollinators: Tree Height 8 m. Books on Indian Flora. Please Usha di call me Mic or Michel or make up a cute Gujarati equivalent. Belada hannu in Kannada. We can only do the limonka we can. Limonia acidissima at Mumbai and Mahabaleshwar: Common Dryland Trees of Karnataka: A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon. The wood apple hanging from trees.


General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Leaves pairs of leaflets, leaf margin fine soft teeth, crushed leaf smells aromatic, fruit pale yellow, woody.

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It is also used to make a jelly said to be more or less astringent. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. A berry, globose, woody.

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Seeds many, oblong, compressed, embedded in pulp. Not sure whether the other wire-branched plant is some limonai, or a parasite like Viscumor just another plant growing in crunched space. Do you approve Usha di?: Views Read Edit View history.

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