Alligator apple

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(Bot.) the fruit of the Anona palustris, a West Indian tree. It is said to be narcotic in its properties.

See also: Alligator

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Thanks to a $5,000 donation from the Wal-Mart FLW Tour and the FishAmerica Foundation, Okeechobee will receive funding to improve vegetating spoil islands with native tree species including willow, bald cypress and pond-apple, while the water immediately surrounding the spoil islands will be vegetated with bulrush.