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Places where this species can be found :
- Annandale Falls - GRENADA
- Grand Etang - GRENADA
- Mt. Hartman Estate - GRENADA
DescriptionLike A.reticulata but with blunter leaf tips, waxy-glaucous below, and the fruit has pronounced bumps. Fts to 12cm. Flowers up to 15mm long, elongated.
InterestSquamosa - (known in East as Custard apple) Sweetsop or sugar apple W.Indies and S.America. The ripe fruit is eaten throughout the tropics.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, S.Cable & D. Jules
LocationRoadside near Grand Etang.
NotesTree 4 m tall. LEAVES: vegetable smell when crushed; US midrib and secs slightly channelled; LS midrib and secs prominant. FLOWERS: yellow-green. FRUIT: green, imm. (RHS colour code: Leaf upper =137A, below=138B)