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Melicoccus bijugatus Jacq., momoncillo

Tree; leaves alternate, pinnately compound, essentially even-pinnate but some leaves have a reduced terminal leaflet (or extension of winged rachis); petiole and rachis winged, eglandular; leaflets sessile, elliptic, apex acute, margin entire, base acute; inflorescence a slender raceme or clusters of racemes forming a panicle; flowers small, white, fragrant, usually unisexual with males and females on separate trees, but sometimes polygamous; fruits spherical, green, edible; seeds one or two per fruit.

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When the fruits are fully ripe, the pulpy aril surrounding the seed(s) is both sweet and sour.