Species

Plant

Bilimbi

Bilimbi is a small tropical tree native to Indonesia and Malaysia, reaching up to 15m in height. It is often multitrunked, quickly dividing into ramifications. Bilimbi leaves are alternate, pinnate...

Plant

Polpala

Erect herbs, shoot white, woolly tomentose. Leaves simple, alternate, 3-4×3 cm, orbicular to ovate, apex obtuse, mucronate, pubescent above, densely woolly below; petiole to 1 cm. Spikes clus...

Plant

Pond apple

Trees, to 10 m high. Leaves simple, alternate; lamina 6-20×3-8 cm, elliptic or oblong-lanceolate, base obtuse, round or decurrent, apex acute, acuminate or obtuse, coriaceous; lateral nerves ...

Plant

Peruvian groundcherry

P. peruviana is closely related to the tomatillo and to the Chinese lantern, also members of the genus Physalis. As a member of the plant family Solanaceae, it is more distantly related to a large ...