Oncoba spinosa Forssk. Main specimen
{ 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
Collected by
GPS coordinates
11.99417 N - 79.82183 E
Pitchandikulam Forest, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, India