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Diospyros decandra, Gold Apple

Diospyros decandra

Gold Apple
Family: Ebenaceae
Origin: SE Asia
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterRegular waterEdible plantEthnomedical plant.
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Delicious golden color fruit grown in Thailand with a unique flavor and soft texture. Fruit usually divided into 6-8 zones and have a strong fragrant smell and have medicinal value. Ripe fruit market if you know how to eat good food (fruit and squeeze rotate until the flesh becomes soft and then cracked a small slit for the mouth to suck).

It is a popular tree in Vietnam where it is grown in urban areas and close to temples. It is also the provincial tree of Chanthaburi Province, Thailand.

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Diospyros decandra, Gold Apple
Diospyros decandra, Gold Apple

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