Byrsonima Crassifolia

Byrsonima Crassifolia

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Byrsonima crassifolia is a species of flowering plant in the acerola family, Malpighiaceae, that is native to tropical America. It is valued for its small, sweet, yellow fruit, which are strongly scented.Common names include Nance, craboo, kraabu, Savanna Serrette (or Savanna Serret) and Golden Spoon.Byrsonima crassifolia is a slow-growing large shrub or tree to 33 ft (10 m). Sometimes cultivated for its edible fruits, the tree is native and abundant in the wild, sometimes in extensive stands, in open pine forests and grassy savannas, from central Mexico, through Central America, to Peru, Bolivia and Brazil; it also occurs in Trinidad, Barbados, Cura ao, St. Martin, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Puerto Rico, Haiti, the Dominican Republic and throughout Cuba and the Isle of Pines. The nance is limited to tropical and subtropical climates. In Central and South America, the tree ranges from sea-level to an altitude of 6,000 ft (1,800 m). It is highly drought-tolerant.show more

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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 222g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136765314
  • 9786136765310