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Re: Rose apple; Malabar plum


Well, Snip seems to be having trouble. Try this--

http://tinyurl.com/32g3dn

On May 18, 2007, at 12:31 PM, james singer wrote:

> For those who asked for a picture of the fruit of the rose apple 
> [Syzygium jambos], here's a link.
>
> http://snipurl.com/
>
> They are about the size of ping-pong balls with single seeds. Seeds 
> are about the size of green peas, but the cavity is a bit larger, so 
> the seed rattles around [freestone]. The flesh is white and somewhat 
> crisp; the skin is a bit tough like a machine-harvested tomato. The 
> flavor is pleasant--sweet, but not overly so; mild, with a hint of 
> rose water; and moist, but not juicy. The flavor reminded me of some 
> lipstick I've tasted. A friend in India [in Mysore] says it's a very 
> popular fruit there and one of his favorites.
>
> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.1 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Sunset Zone 25
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
>
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Island Jim
Southwest Florida
27.1 N, 82.4 W
Hardiness Zone 10
Heat Zone 10
Sunset Zone 25
Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
Maximum 100 F [38 C]

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