Buchanania cochinchinensis – Famine Foods

Buchanania cochinchinensis

Buchanania lanzan, Buchanania latifolia


India (region not specified): seed eaten as a nut.

Additional Information

Name Authority:
M.R. Almeida
Sanskrit: Priyala. English: Chironji tree, Cuddapah almond
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Chironji%20Tree.html [NB the Cuddapah almond tree has also been identified as Buchanania axillaris ramamoorthy.]

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