Bilimbi, Cucumber Tree, Pickle Fruit
The Bilimbi is native to the Moluccas (Indonesia) but is now cultivated in many other places in the Tropics. It forms a medium- sized to large tree that may reach a height of 60 feet, but more commonly is 20 to 30 feet. The odd-pinnately compound leaves are large, containing up to 45 leaflets. The oblong-pointed leaflets are 2 to 4 inches in length and have short petioles.
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