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See Pictures Of This Weird Tree

Anyone that sets his or her eyes on this tree wouldn't help but wonder if its truly a tree.

The fact that its fruits sprouts directly from the trunk makes the tree different from many other trees. It is not common in Nigeria

Its called jabuticaba also known as Jaboticaba

Of the family Myrtaceae.

It is native to Minas Gerais , Goiás and São Paulo states in Brazil and other south American countries

The tree is majorly known for its purplish-black, white-pulped fruits which grows

directly on the trunk. They can be eaten raw or be used to make jellies, jams, juice or wine depending on your choice.

Its flowers are white and grows directly from its trunk too and the tree fruits several times a year.

leaves are salmon-pink when young but turns green as they mature.

The tree is a slow-growing evergreen tree that can reach a height of 15 meters if its not pruned.

It grows very tall and fruits all the way up

This tree is a lot to different people.

Beautiful, irritating, scary, strange, ugly, just name it

Content created and supplied by: Mharian (via Opera News )

Brazil Goiás Minas Gerais Nigeria São Paulo


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