Water Apple

  • Scientific name: Syzygium samarangense (Rose apple)


  • Place of origin: Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Malay Peninsula.
  • Description: Trees grow to 6m and bear pink crisp and juicy, bell-shaped fruits twice a year; about 500 fruits per yield.


  • Grow best: Easy to grow in tropical and sub-tropical countries and require bright sunlight and adequate water.


  • Use: Fruits eaten on their own or in salads.