Re: 041011-MS - 50- - strawberry tree

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M Swamy

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Oct 5, 2011, 9:58:05 AM10/5/11
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Attaching a  photograph of  Arbutus unedo, commonly called Strawberry Tree, Apple of Cain, or Cane Apple.   Family Ericaceae.    Unfortunately,   I have only one photograph showing the fruits.  Habit photo is untraceable, though  I remember to have photographed a few.   Place :   San Francisco botanical garden, California.  Date 23.9.2006  

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Gurcharan Singh

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Oct 5, 2011, 1:37:21 PM10/5/11
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Yes very commonly grown in California

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M Swamy

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Oct 6, 2011, 8:20:29 AM10/6/11
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Madhuriji,
Thanks.  I think the fruits are edible.   Please see the link :  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Arbutus-unedo/108478749182876
M.Swamy

On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 8:20 PM, Madhuri Pejaver <formp...@yahoo.com> wrote:
So beautiful. What bright colours!
Are they edible
Madhuri

Madhuri Pejaver

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Oct 6, 2011, 3:14:35 PM10/6/11
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THANX SIR
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