Bunchosia armeniaca is a. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs). Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils . Synonyms: Malpighia armeniaca. Common Names: Peanut Butter Fruit, Marmela, Marmelo, Ameixa do Peru, Bunchoise des Andes. Chinese Name: 文雀西亚. PDF | The scope of this study is to determine the physicochemical properties of the pulp of the Bunchosia armeniaca. The proximate composition of flesh were.

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Joe E May 20, at 3: Good Food on a Budget Ina Denburg: Bunchosia argentea and Bunchosia Armeniaca.

America – Brazil, Andes. Notify me when this product is back in stock. This day has not come but this plant has bloomed yellow flowers since i recieved it.

Bunchosia armeniaca

The generic name Bunchosia dates fromwhen these plants were segregated from the genus Malpighia. Armeniacahas been cultivated sparingly, for fruit and ornament, in NW South America, and is, at certainly nominally, less cultivated and less known in the U. Two species share common names Peanut-butter Fruit or Peanut-butter Plant and confusingly similar scientific names: All plant pages have their own unique code.

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My very young tree in Hawaii is attractive, fast growing and flowering in less than a year from putting in the ground. April 29, at 9: Please reply Gail Nickel-Kailing October 14, at 9: Business Services Business Planning and Strategy: Apart from being a valuable tree for the fruit it bunchodia it is also highly ornamental.


Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. Olives and avocado are the only oily fruits that I know of. It is only the latter that I write about here. It is not hard to find web sites and nurseries that discuss it under the name Bunchosia argentea and show photos of it. Good to pick when the fruits are just starting to turn orange but stillhard. I had tasted the orange shell as well as the seed, whether the seed poisonous. Latest News and Features.

This was something i had purchased in the hopes of some future day getting one of the fruit that is supposed to taste of peanut. I like to upload the same. This page was last edited on 5 Aprilat You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website.

Bunchosia armeniaca Ameixa Do Peru PFAF Plant Database

I do not know if the flesh has a good oil. The reason I care is because the plants bear pretty yellow blossoms and red edible fruit. Occasionally cultivated for its edible fruit[46]. The skin is very tender with rich, sweet flesh that has a texture very similar to peanut butter or a sweet potato. Armeniac produce two fruits per flower stem. Bunchosia armeniaca – Cav.

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I expect that careful sampling of seeds is not apt to have adverse effects. Fruits have a soft, sweet, dense pulp surrounding a large seed.

Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. QR Codes are buchosia that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. Fully ripe when totally soft. Bunchosia armeniaca yields a fruit that is very sweet, however its unremarkable flavour usually means it used as an additive to dishes.

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April 24, at 5: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mon Apr 28 Arthur Lee Jacobson September 5, at 8: About Us Find out bunchosi we are here. About Arthur Lee Jacobson A lifelong Seattle resident, Arthur developed a passion for plants at 17 and has made his living growing, photographing, and writing about plants.

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