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Useful Tropical Plants

Anomianthus dulcis

(Dunal) J.Sinclair

Annonaceae

+ Synonyms

Anomianthus auritus (Blume) Backer

Anomianthus heterocarpus Zoll.

Uvaria dulcis Dunal

Uvaria heterocarpa Blume

Common Name:

Anomianthus dulcis
Drawing of the flowers, leaves and fruit
Photograph by: Dunal, M.F., Monographie de la famille des Anonacées, t. 13 (1817) [Node-Veran]
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Anomianthus dulcis Anomianthus dulcis

General Information

Anomianthus dulcis is a large climbing shrub with vigorous stems that can be 30 metres long. The stems scramble over the ground and climb into the surrounding vegetation[
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The plant is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

Southeast Asia - Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia.

Habitat

Forests, thickets and woody grasslands[
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Properties

Edibility Rating *  *
HabitClimber
Height20.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

Fruit - raw. A sweet flavour[
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Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
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http://proseanet.org/
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Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
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Medicinal

None known

Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
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