The fragrant purple flowers are about two inches in diameter. The ovoid-pointed fruit has a tough, leathery shell which, when green, is six-striated, with white stripes; when quite ripe the fruit is a dull orange-yellow. The numerous seeds are imbedded...
Fruits of the Hawiian Islands - Page 214
by Gerrit Parmile Wilder - 1911 - 247 pages
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