Eugenia uniflora – Suriname cherry

Eugenia uniflora, with common names Pitanga, Suriname cherry, Brazilian cherry, Cayenne cherry, or Cerisier Carré is a plant in the family Myrtaceae, native to tropical South America’s east coast, ranging from Suriname, French Guiana to southern Brazil, as well as parts of Paraguay, Argentina and Uruguay. The fruit is high in vitamin C, a source of vitamin A and high in antioxidants.

Eugenia uniflora - Suriname cherry

Eugenia uniflora – Suriname cherry




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