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Manilkara jaimiqui ssp. emarginata

Manilkara jaimiqui (C. Wright) Dubard ssp. emarginata (L.) Cronquist

Wild Dilly

Sapotaceae (Sapodilla family)

Synonym(s): Achras emarginata, Manilkara bahamensis, Mimusops emarginata


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Berry
Size Notes: Up to about 30 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


Native Habitat: Hammocks, mangroves, other coastal thickets.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Manilkara jaimiqui ssp. emarginata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Manilkara jaimiqui ssp. emarginata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Manilkara jaimiqui ssp. emarginata


Record Modified: 2020-11-16
Research By: CBR

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