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Eugenia aff. luschnathiana - GERMINATED

Eugenia aff. luschnathiana - GERMINATED

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Eugenia aff. luschnathiana - GERMINATED Seeds

Eugenia aff. luschnathiana, commonly known as "Pitomba-de-Bahia" or "Uvalha do Campo", is a tropical fruit tree native to Brazil. It belongs to the Myrtaceae family and is known for its fruit that has a tart-sweet flavor. The plant grows well in tropical and subtropical regions and prefers well-drained soil.

The Pitomba tree can reach a height of up to 12 meters and is adorned with long, glossy leaves. The fruit it produces is small, round to oval in shape, and contains a large seed. The skin of the ripe fruit is bright yellow, and the flesh is juicy and aromatic. The fruit is generally consumed fresh but can also be used in making jams and jellies, and is a good source of vitamin C.

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