Jambolan or Java plum (Eugenia jambolana Lam.): branch with flowers and fruit and separate flowers and fruit. Coloured line engraving.

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Fruits of Java Plum/Jambolan are used to make preserves. The seeds are diuretic and used to reduce blood sugar in cases of diabetes. Eugenia jambolana Lam. = (Syzygium jambolanum Dec.)

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1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; platemark 34.1 x 43.3 cm

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Perin-Njara Lat. ... Mal. ... Brah. ... Arab.

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  • [Amsterdam],

Dates

  • [1685]

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Jambolan or Java plum (Eugenia jambolana Lam.): branch with flowers and fruit and separate flowers and fruit. Coloured line engraving.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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