Eugenia stipitata. Myrtaceae. McVaugh. Detail of ripe fruit. (Frutales de la Amazonia). LOCAL NAMES. English (eugenia); Portuguese (araçá-boi); Spanish . Eugenia stipitata. a.k.a. Araza. Large sized guava relative with bright yellow fruit having an excellent sour-acid flavor. Fruits are very juicy, up to five inches wide. Eugenia stipitata is a fruit from Amazonia rich in terpene, volatile compounds, fiber, and vitamin C. The fruit is recognized for its high antioxidant activity and has .

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Seed Availability Seeds are now available at our seed store. Eugenia aggregata Cherry of the Rio Grande.

Readable yet also very detailed. J Agric Food Chem 48 4: Syzygium paniculatum Brush Cherry. Eugenia stipitata Araca Boi. Now containing plants.

Eugenia stipitata – Wikipedia

Specimens have also been introduced elsewhere in the tropics, for example in Tenom, Sabah, Malaysia. Syzygium jambos Rose Apple. USDA Public domain General Information Araca boi is an evergreen shrub or small tree with a densely branched habit and lacking apical dominance; it can grow up to 4. Description Shrub or small tree to ft.


Syzygium forte White Apple. Myrciaria vexator Blue Grape.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Prefers a pH in the range 5 – 6, tolerating 4. This climacteric fruit contains a high level of acidity, averaging pH 2. The flaking bark has brown to reddish colour.

Myrciaria dubia Camu Camu. Campomanesia obversa Guavira mi.

Eugenia stipitata

Psidium friedrichsthalianum Cas Guava. After one year, the plants are planted out on their final site. Araza Scientific classification Kingdom: Also genetic base is not well known and knowledge about management practices is so limited that it is impossible to make realistic projections. Psidium acutangulum Para Guava.

Eugenia stipitata – Useful Tropical Plants

Sometimes eaten fresh, out of hand, although the fruits are quite acidic. Calyptropsidium sartorianum Sartre Guava.

Experimental results on fertilization suggest that organic fertilizer with manure is preferable to chemical fertilizers. The species is believed to have ehgenia origin in the extreme west of the Amazon basin, perhaps in the Peruvian Amazon.


Propagation By seeds, air-layering, grafting or budding. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Psidium guajava Red Malaysian Guava. Syzygium cuminii Java Plum. Also, annual pruning and general clean up should be done. This plant is a kind of less known and underutilized crop, which have certain attractive properties for further agricultural development. Eucalyptus deglupta Rainbow Eucalyptus.