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Types of Jambu

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Abstract: 
Jambu is an Indonesian cover term for several tropical fruit trees. Most of these trees belonging to the genus Syzygium, although the term jambu is now also applied to two New World species introduced into Indonesia. This article provides brief descriptions along with pictures to help lexicographers correctly identify nine principal species grown for their fruits, flowers or leaves.
Series: 
Sulang Language Data and Working Papers: Topics in Lexicography
Series Number: 
021
Publisher: 
Sulawesi Language Alliance
Year Published: 
2013
Publication Language(s): 
English
Contributor(s): 
Mead, David
author
Table of Contents: 
Malay apple; Java apple; Water apple; Malabar plum; Java plum; Indonesian laurel; Clove; Cashew; Guava; Other species;
Version History: 
Version 1 [16 May 2013] Drafted January 2002, revised 2010, 2012, 2013; formatted for publication May 2013.
License: 
Text is licensed under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license. Images are licensed as individually noted in the text.


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