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gubinge

gubinge

A tree native to Australia with a green pointy almond-sized plum-like fruit having the highest source of vitamin C in the world. Also known as Billygoat plum. Flaky bark, pale green leaves, small creamy-white flowers. Fruit can be eaten raw. Inner bark used medicinally for wounds, ringworm, fungus, anti-bacterial.
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Seedlings of species including Salwood, Black Wattle and Gubinge are grown in more than 17 hectares of land adjacent to the Broome North Wastewater Treatment Plant.
T Oh, okay Affirming S It was a Gubinge tree T OK ah you know the Gubinge tree Affirming T and then what happened?
The horticulture projects have focused on growing native fruit, including the yumi-nyarri, (9) also known as gubinge or Billy Goat Plum (Terminalia ferdinandia), and gumpaja (pindan walnut or Terminalia cunninghamii; Brann 2008), which they hope to produce for niche markets either in the food sector or as a derivative in the cosmetic industry.