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Useful Tropical Plants

Eugenia tulanan

Merr.

Myrtaceae

+ Synonyms

Jossinia tulanan (Merr.) Merr.

Common Name:

No Image.

General Information

Eugenia tulanan is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 15 metres tall[
310
Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://proseanet.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
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1010
Title
The Gardens' Bulletin Vol. 60
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Singapore Botanic Gardens; Singapore
Year
2008
ISBN
0374-7859
Description
A botanical journal containing a range of articles, including a treatment of the genus Eugenia in southeast Asia.
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The tree is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References

1010
Title
The Gardens' Bulletin Vol. 60
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Singapore Botanic Gardens; Singapore
Year
2008
ISBN
0374-7859
Description
A botanical journal containing a range of articles, including a treatment of the genus Eugenia in southeast Asia.

Range

Southeast Asia - Philippines

Habitat

Damp primary forests at low elevations[
310
Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://proseanet.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
,
1010
Title
The Gardens' Bulletin Vol. 60
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Publisher
Singapore Botanic Gardens; Singapore
Year
2008
ISBN
0374-7859
Description
A botanical journal containing a range of articles, including a treatment of the genus Eugenia in southeast Asia.
].

Properties

Edibility Rating *  *
HabitEvergreen Tree
Height10.00 m
PollinatorsInsects
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

Fruit - raw[
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Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
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Author
 
Website
http://proseanet.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
]. The fruit is a yellow, globose berry around 25mm in diameter[
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Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://proseanet.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
].

Medicinal

None known

Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed - best sown as soon as it is ripe in a partially shaded position in a nursery seedbed. Pre-soaking the seeds in water or peeling them can help germination.
Cite as: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. tropical.theferns.info. 2019-11-14. <tropical.theferns.info/viewtropical.php?id=Eugenia+tulanan>

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