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    • Muntingia calabura
    • Muntigia calabura
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lauracancino

Date

March 17, 2016 05:14 PM CDT

Description

Familia: Flacourtiaceae

Especie: Muntingia calabura

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Square

Date

February 28, 2016

Description

Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos

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adorantes

Date

May 14, 2013

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adorantes

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August 7, 2011

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ovilla82

Date

November 27, 2015

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jamo

Date

September 4, 2015

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liselle

Date

November 19, 2015

Description

Also known as aratiles, mansanitas (little apple). A small tree with "little apples" that are juicy and sweet.

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Square

Date

June 6, 2015 10:15 AM CDT

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arturogma

Date

August 19, 2015

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ovilla82

Date

July 16, 2015

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joseduardo21

Date

July 1, 2015 01:42 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Muntingia calabura, the sole species in the genus Muntingia, is a flowering plant native to southern Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America, and western South America south to Peru and Bolivia. Common names include (English) Jamaican cherry, Panama berry, Singapore cherry, Bajelly tree, Strawberry tree; (Spanish) bolaina, yamanaza, cacaniqua, capulín blanco, nigua, niguito, memizo or memiso; (Indonesia) kersen, talok; (Vietnamese) Trứng cá (thực vật); and (Filipino) alatris, aratilis, manzanitas and sarisa.

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