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Manilkara subserica

Manilkara subserica

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Manilkara subserica Seeds

Manilkara subserica is a species native to the coastal regions of Brazil, particularly in the states of Bahia, Espírito Santo, and Rio de Janeiro. This plant typically grows in the Atlantic Forest, a biodiversity hotspot with a unique combination of tropical and subtropical conditions. The area's sandy soil and regular rainfall provide a favorable environment for Manilkara subserica, allowing it to thrive among other growing in a particular place; nativeindigenous plants.

The fruit of Manilkara subserica is known for its sweet and somewhat resinous taste. It has a tough outer skin that encloses a soft, sticky interior. The taste is often compared to other tropical fruits, such as sapodilla, with its sweet, malty flavor. The appearance of the fruit is also noteworthy, with a smooth surface that ripens to a golden or reddish-brown color. Beyond its culinary applications, the tree itself is also recognized for its hardwood, which has been used in traditional carpentry in its native regions.

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