|LICANIA PLATYPUS - Sunsapote |
A spreading tropical lowlands tree with a dense canopy. The fruit is large, about 8 inches, oval-shaped, with tan-brown or grayish skin surrounding an orange-reddish fibrous sweet pulp containing one large seed. It is used fresh and is propagated by seeds but airlayers have been successful. It is grown in the warmer protected areas of South Florida.