from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fruit of the Chrysophyllum Cainito of the West Indies and South America, resembling an apple in shape, and considered a delicacy. Also called star-apple.
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The valley is also known for the huge variety of native and introduced tropical fruits: Achras sapota, Manilkara achras, Chrysophyllum caimito, Pouteria cainito, Persea americana, Mammea americana, Anacardium occidentale, Carica papaya, Annona muricata, Manguifera indica and more.
Caimito or cainito: star apple (Chrysophyllum cainito)
Collect equal amounts of fresh leaves of avocado (Persea americana), banaba (Anona muricata) and star apple (Chrysophyllum cainito).
(Chrysophyllum cainito) leaves in 2 cups of water.
Collect equal amounts of fresh leaves of avocado (Persea Americana), banaba (Annona muricata) and star apple (caimito, Chrysophyllum cainito).
Caimito Chrysophyllum cainito L. Starapple (English)
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