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Related to carissa: Carissa macrocarpa
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|Noun||1.||carissa - a shrub of the genus Carissa having fragrant white flowers and plumlike red to purple-black fruits|
genus Carissa - Old World genus of tropical evergreen usually spiny shrubs
Carissa bispinosa, hedge thorn, natal plum - South African shrub having forked spines and plumlike fruit; frequently used as hedging
amatungulu, Carissa grandiflora, Carissa macrocarpa, natal plum - very large closely branched South African shrub having forked bright green spines and shiny leaves