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Mangifera caesia, Binjai, Malaysian Mango, Wani

Mangifera caesia

Binjai, Malaysian Mango, Wani
Family: Anacardiaceae
Origin: Kalimantan, Borneo
Big tree > 20 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersIrritatingEdible

Wild forms have sour fruits but there is a cultivar in Borneo and Bali with sweet, fibreless and tasty fruits.

White juice of the immature Binjai fruit is poison and is thus very irritant on skin as well when ingested.


Similar plants:


Mangifera caesia, Binjai, Malaysian Mango, Wani


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