CARAMBOLA (Averrhoa carambola
): More commonly known as star fruit because of its shape when sliced crosswise, the carambola tastes a bit like quince and is used often these days in fresh vegetable and fruit salads.
Locally-called balimbing, the fruit of the Averrhoa carambola
has a double meaning in the country; the political definition of which refers to the derogatory turncoat.
Antifungal activity and phytochemical screening from leaf extract of Manilkara zapota and Averrhoa carambola
. BMR Phytomed 2017;3:1-9.
Some of the fruit juices, like Averrhoa carambola
, are very rich in organic acid (namely, oxalic acid), which can serve as ligand species for the precipitation of precursors for metal oxides.
Anacardium occidentale, Averrhoa carambola
, Carica papaya, Eugenia uniflora, Malpighia emarginata, Mangifera indica var.
Ngolui, "Averrhoa carambola
: A Renewable Source of Oxalic Acid for the Facile and," Green Synthesis of Divalent Metal (Fe, Co, Ni, Zn, and Cu) Oxalates and Oxide Nanoparticles, Journal of Applied Chemistry, vol.
Goyal, "Prophylactic role of Averrhoa carambola
(Star Fruit) extract against chemically induced hepatocellular carcinoma in Swiss albino mice," Advances in Pharmacological Sciences, vol.
(2004) e por Rezende (2007) em estudos sobre os efeitos do AIB no enraizamento de estacas de caramboleira (Averrhoa carambola
) e de candeia (Eremanthus erythropapus), respectivamente.
glaba, Psidium guajava Linnaeus (guava), Averrhoa carambola
Linnaeus (star fruit), Z.
Carambola (Averrhoa carambola
L.), also known as "star-fruit," has large aptitudes as fresh-cut product due to its star-like shape slices, resulting attractive garnish for desserts and salads .
anthropophagrum Miers, NA 61 Oxalidaceae, Mizabibu T Homestead Fr Averrhoa carambola
compound L., NA 79 Solanaceae, Ekinyanya S Behind a Fr Cyphomandra Kraal betacea Walker, NA 21 Dioscoreaceae, Balugu H Banana T plantation Dioscorea cayenensis Lam., NA 81 Palmae, Ekinazi T Homestead Fr Elaeise guineense compound Pax., NA 15 Basellaceae, Nderema Cl Live fence Lvs Basella alba L., NA 38 Fabaceae, Ebigaaga Cl Fence near Seeds Phaseolus spp, NA kraal 78 Punicaceae, Nkomamawa T Road side Fr Punica granatum L., nga NA 5 Zingiberaceae, Ttungulu H Wetland Fr Aframomum alboviolaceum K.