Acronychia pedunculata

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Acronychia pedunculata

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JAMBOL. Tropics of Asia. The black, juicy, sweetish-acid fruit is an esculent[1]. In Cochin China the young leaves are put in salads. They have the smell of cumin and are not unpleasant[2]. In Ceylon the berries are called jambol. Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919.

  1. Don, G. Hist. Dichl. Pls. 1:781. 1831. (Cyminosma pedunculata)
  2. Ibid.

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