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Noun1.Dovyalis - small genus of sometimes spiny shrubs or small trees; Africa; India; Sri Lanka
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Flacourtiaceae, flacourtia family, Flacourtiaceae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs
Dovyalis caffra, kei apple, kei apple bush - vigorous South African spiny shrub grown for its round yellow juicy edible fruits
Ceylon gooseberry, Dovyalis hebecarpa, ketembilla, ketembilla tree, kitambilla, kitembilla - a small shrubby spiny tree cultivated for its maroon-purple fruit with sweet purple pulp tasting like gooseberries; Sri Lanka and India
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Phytochemical constituents, antioxidant activity and safety evaluation of Kei-apple fruit (Dovyalis caffra).
The following species made the largest contribution to the basal area: Juniperus procera, Olea europaea, Acacia abyssinica, Allophylus abyssinicus, and Dovyalis abyssinica, respectively (Table 2).
The dovyalis belongs to the family Salicaceae and Dovyalis genus (Sleumer, 1980) where stood out the Dovyalis caffra (Hook f.
Dovyalis fruits are 2-3 cm in diameter, acidic flavor, orange to reddish-purple color, attractive and with excellent pulp yield, characteristics that make it mainly destined to the processing, such as the production of candies, juices, liquor and coloring (Silva et al., 2011).
(2004) pesquisando a influencia do AIB (0, 1000, 3000, 5000 e 7000 mg Kg) em alporques de Dovyalis sp.
birrea,Anacardiaceae), whose fruits are sometimes sold by the name marula plums; snot (Thaspesia [=Azanza] garckiana, Malvaceae); kei (Dovyalis caffra, Flacourtiaceae), whose fruit is the size and color of an apricot; Mimusops zeyheri (Sapotaceae); and Strychnos cocummoides (Loganiaceae), which, unlike the well-known highly toxic species of the same genus, produces an innocuous and tasty fruit.
Caracterizacao fisico-quimica de frutos de clones de dovialis (Dovyalis abyssinica warb), Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura, Jaboticabal, v.33, n.1, p.466-472, 2011.
O objetivo geral deste trabalho foi avaliar comparativamente os frutos de duas plantas distintas de dovialis (Dovyalis abyssinica Warb.), cultivadas na Estacao Experimental de Citriculutra de Bebedouro, por meio de analises fisicas e fisico-quimicas.