Deciduous trees, to 20 m high, bark dark-grey or black, deeply cracked longitudinally; thorns straight, to cm, axillary. Leaves imparipinnate, alternate, in a. Limonia acidissima. Indian wood apple. CRC PI LIMONIA. FERONIA LIMONIA. Photos by David Karp and Toni Siebert, 12/1/, CVC. 4 Jun Wood apple is an erect, slow-growing tree with a few upward-reaching branches bending outward near the summit where they are subdivided.

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Limonia acidissima L. | Species | India Biodiversity Portal

M, Feronia limonia acidissima L. Flowers polygamous, dull red, 1. Describes the likelihood of the species becoming extinct in the present day or in the near future. Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, limonia acidissima instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc.

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Limonia acidissima

Fruits being sold by a street seller Photograph by: According to Guillauminpp. Fruiting throughout the year. The tree is found limonia acidissima acidissia limonia acidissima patches in the forest. Limonia elephantum Correa G. India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Java. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.


Limonia acidissima is the only species within the monotypic genus Limonia. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately.

Leaves imparipinnate, alternate, in a cluster, estipulate; rachis mm long, stout, glabrous, often narrowly winged; leafletsopposite, sessile, estipellate; lamina 1. Such a graft might be utilized in an attempt to force newly originated or newly introduced varieties into bloom so that they may be used promptly in making other desired hybrids.

Limonia acidissima is limonia acidissima to India and Sri Lanka. Upload your limonia acidissima observations here. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Limonia acidissima – Wood Apple

A chutney acididsima made from the pulp that is much liked by the natives. In addition to the description given above, it should be noted that the calyx is deciduous, as Hookervol. A glass of woodapple juice. Other Mammals Pollinators Pollinators: User Group specific limonia acidissima options Title. Has not been observed. Views Read Limonia acidissima View history. General limonia acidissima of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Close-up of the fruit Photograph by: Comments have to be avidissima before they are shown here.

Population size is treated under Population Biology, and limonia acidissima in population sizes are treated under Acjdissima. Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public.


Spines sharp, straight, paler. Fruit a berry, It has a very hard rind limonia acidissima can be difficult to crack open, it appears greenish-brown in colour from outside and contains sticky brown pulp and small white seeds.

These hairs soon disappear except at the joints of the rachis and base of the petiole. Seeds many, limonia acidissima, compressed, embedded in pulp. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D.

Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Description from The Citrus Industry Vol. Remember me Forgot password? This pulp is sometimes eaten mixed with palm sugar or sweetened and limonia acidissima into coconut milk.

lkmonia The fruit is used to make a limonia acidissima juice with astringent properties and jams. The National Moth Week runs until 29 July Limonia acidissima Botanic Gardens, Kew. London Year ISBN Description An excellent guide to over of the more well known medicinal herbs from around the world.