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1. any of various trees and shrubs of the genus Persoonia of Australia having an edible but tasteless fruit
2. the fruit of these trees
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Fourie, "Novel Phaeoacremonium species associated with necrotic wood of Prunus trees," Persoonia, vol.
Pollination and resource constraints on fruit set and fruit size of Persoonia rigida (Proteaceae).
There are no convincing records of Persoonioideae (five genera; 104 spp.) from Australia, despite Persoonia now being one of the largest Australian genera of the family with 100 species.
Other small trees (3-7 m) were present also; mainly Bull Banksia (Banksia grandis), and Snottygobble (Persoonia longifolia).
Noted on Microascaceae with the description of two new species, Persoonia 10: 23-31.
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