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Star Gooseberry

Phyllanthus acidus

Description:

between shrubs and tree, reaching 2 to 9 m, The leaves are 2-7.5 cm long and thin, they are green and smooth on the upperside and blue-green on the underside.

Habitat:

Dry Tropical, Pacific Lowlands (70m), woodlands/orchard in Southwest Nicaragua

Notes:

Fruits arriving in mid February (in the dry season)

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2 Comments

Indio Jones
Indio Jones 6 years ago

Yes, Jakubko. It is.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 6 years ago

Beautiful!

Indio Jones
Spotted by
Indio Jones

Rivas, Nicaragua

Lat: 11.11, Long: -85.73

Spotted on Feb 15, 2013
Submitted on Feb 16, 2013

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