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name of plant please

Posted by andapanda south africa (My Page) on
Thu, Nov 14, 13 at 13:24

Please can someone assist. I have a shrub in my gargen approx 3m high. It has long thorns and bears a fruit thats green then turns yellow. The fruit is bitter. I need to know in case its poisonous as birds dont seem to eat them


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RE: name of plant please

  • Posted by susanc Z9/Sunset 17 CA (My Page) on
    Thu, Nov 14, 13 at 13:31

It looks to me like Dovyalis caffra, kei apple.

Here is a link that might be useful: Dovyalis caffra, kei apple


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RE: name of plant please

Thank u so much susanc, thats exactly it. What a relief


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