Photo of Strawberry Tree (Muntingia calabura): Strawberry Tree (Muntingia calabura)

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The fruit of this tree is very sweet. Numerous different insects visit this tree including bees, wasps, and butterflies. Fruit bats are also known to eat the fruit.

Something unique about this species...there are no cultivars. It is the sole species of the genus Muntingia.

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