Byrsonima (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Buxus
Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Byrsonima (Sturtevant, 1919)
Cadaba


Byrsonima crassifolia H. B. & K.

Malpighiaceae.

A small tree of New Granada and Panama. The small, acid berries are eaten.

Byrsonima spicata Rich.

SHOEMAKER'S TREE.

Tropical America. The yellow, acid berries are good eating but astringent.