Oncoba spinosa Forssk. Main specimen
Salicaceae
{ Description | Fruit }

The fruit of Oncoba spinosa is an ellipsoid berry. The fruit is 3-5 cm across, with a bright yellow pulp and many seeds inside. The fruit is green turning reddish-coloured when ripe.

Oncoba spinosa berry
Oncoba spinosa berry longitudinal section exposing the seeds
Oncoba spinosa fruit
Oncoba spinosa old and dry persistent fruit
Date of collection
17/01/2016
Collected by
N.L.I.B.
GPS coordinates
11.99417 N - 79.82183 E
Locality
Pitchandikulam Forest, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India