Nature Society (Singapore) Nature Forum

  NSS - Watching the Wild, Watching over the Wild...   

Fruit Tree at Fraser's Hill

Post any plants you would like to be id in this sub-forum

Moderators: angieng, gerard francis

Fruit Tree at Fraser's Hill

Postby green baron » Wed Oct 13, 2010 9:09 am

Saw this fruit tree outside Jelai Bungalow. looks like persimmon but Mr yap said the fruits need to be boiled in some (alkaline ? can't remember the term he used) solution before it can be eaten ! :pdr:



The next day I saw another tree outside Brinchang.

Any idea what it is ?
User avatar
green baron
Posts: 387
Joined: Thu Jan 01, 1970 8:00 am

Re: Fruit Tree at Fraser's Hill

Postby AngieNg » Thu Oct 14, 2010 9:55 am

Hi Gan,

Looks like a persimmon; probably is a variety.
Will it ripen bright orange? or plucked semi-ripe?
Fruit may need to be processed with lime water?

Return to Plant ID

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest