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escorce is offering pitanga cherry brazil (Eugenia uniflora) Seed

Common Namepitanga cherry brazil
Botanical nameEugenia uniflora
Date of offerSep 10, 2012 at 2:41pm

The Surinam Cherry, Brazilian Cherry, or Cayenne Cherry (Eugenia uniflora) is a plant in the family Myrtaceae, native to tropical South America's east coast from Suriname to southern Brazil.[1] Known as Pitanga throughout Brazil or Ñangapirí in surrounding countries, it is a large shrub or small tree with a conical form, growing slowly to 8 meters in height. The leaves are glossy green, up to 4 cm long, and new leaves are copper-colored. Fragrant white flowers mature into reddish fruits up to 2 cm in diameter. The taste ranges from sweet to sour, depending on the cultivar and level of ripeness (the darker red to black range is quite sweet, while the green to orange range is strikingly tart). The plane is relatively pest resistant, easy to grow and high in antioxidants

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maria posted January 03, 2014 at 12:13 am
buenas noches ,le escribo desde españa me interesa las pitanga .yo le puedo ofrecer desde españa uva,estevia,granados ,limones, naranjas,higos ,tomates negros tula ,melon, sandia y muchas cosas mas.podemos intercambiar.un saludo
moonfire posted November 14, 2012 at 3:30 pm
Hi I'm interested in your cherries and would like to know what you'd like in trade for some of them...thanks :)