Giant Pitanga (Eugenia uniflora)

 

 

 

I don't know if this is really a world record pitanga (also known as Surinam cherry), but it is definitely the biggest one I have ever seen!!!

 

Variety:  'Lorver'

Harvest Date:  28 May 2004

Location:  Maricao, Puerto Rico

Weight:  18.36 g

Width 1:  3.4 cm (1.34 inches)

Width 2:  3.8 cm (1.49 inches)

Height:  2.6 cm (1 inch)

Seed Number:  3

   

 

Giant pitanga (Eugenia uniflora)
Giant pitanga (Eugenia uniflora) with a ruler.

 

 

 

Giant pitanga (Eugenia uniflora)
Giant pitanga (Eugenia uniflora) with a U.S. quarter.

 

 

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