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Euphoria longana Longan tree Lengkeng Euphorbiaceae

Euphoria longana, Longan tree, Lengkeng


Euphoria longana, Longan tree, Lengkeng

Also spelled Lungan , tropical fruit tree, of the soapberry family (Sapindaceae), native to Asia and introduced into other warm regions of the world. The tree grows to 9-12 m (30-40 feet). The flowers are small and yellowish white. The almost spherical, yellowish brown, edible fruit, which is also called longan, has a white and juicy pulp.