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Record 1 2016-02-19


Subject field(s)
  • Culture of Fruit Trees
  • Botany
Universal entry(ies)

The fruit of the Otaheite apple.


A Polynesian tree (Spondias cytherea) having a fruit with sweet edible flesh and turpentine-flavored rind.


  • Arboriculture fruitière
  • Botanique
Entrée(s) universelle(s)

Spondias dulces (S. cytherea) est un arbre originaire de Tahiti, répandu maintenant dans toutes les régions tropicales; il fournit un fruit très estimé sous le nom de «pomme cythère», dont on fait d'excellentes confitures et aussi une boisson fermentée.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Fruticultura
  • Botánica
Entrada(s) universal(es)
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