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Spondias pinnata Hog plum Kedongdong Anacardiaceae
 

Spondias pinnata, Hog plum, Anacardiaceae, Kedongdong

 

Spondias pinnata, Hog plum, Anacardiaceae, Kedongdong

Native to Southeast Asia, this slow growing fruittree is seen everywhere in Indonesia for his fruits,that has been used for pickles and for flavouring,because they are very sour.
The leaves are feathered.
Cultivation: These plants are easily grown with adequate moisture .
They prefer humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil.
Propagate from seed or marcotting.
Medical use: The bark is recommended for stomach ache, dysentery, rheumatism and swollen joints.

  

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