Syzygium jambos

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Syzygium jambos

Rose-apple

syzygium jambos
Syzygium jambos (Wikipedia)
Syzygium jambos
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Syzygium
Species: S. jambos
Binomial name
Syzygium jambos
L. (Alston)
Synonyms

Eugenia jambos
Jambosa jambos

Rose-apples, raw
Syzygium jambos Fruit and seeds IMG 4906.JPG
Fruit and seeds. One fruit is split to show seeds. One seed is split to show its membranous testa.
Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz)
Energy 105 kJ (25 kcal)
5.7 g
0.3 g
0.6 g
Vitamins
Vitamin A equiv.
(2%)
17 μg
Thiamine (B1)
(2%)
0.02 mg
Riboflavin (B2)
(3%)
0.03 mg
Niacin (B3)
(5%)
0.8 mg
Vitamin C
(27%)
22.3 mg
Minerals
Calcium
(3%)
29 mg
Iron
(1%)
0.07 mg
Magnesium
(1%)
5 mg
Manganese
(1%)
0.029 mg
Phosphorus
(1%)
8 mg
Potassium
(3%)
123 mg
Sodium
(0%)
0 mg
Zinc
(1%)
0.06 mg

Percentages are roughly approximated using US recommendations for adults.
Source: USDA Nutrient Database

Syzygium jambos is a tree originating in Southeast Asia and occurring widely elsewhere, having been introduced as an ornamental and fruit tree.

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