Plant ID forum: What is this tree?

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lophophora
May 2, 2018 2:37 PM CST
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Jai_Ganesha
May 2, 2018 3:54 PM CST
Is it some variety of persimmon?
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HamiltonSquare
May 2, 2018 3:57 PM CST
It looks like a Camellia japonica with seed pods.
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plantladylin
May 2, 2018 4:04 PM CST
It does look like Camellia japonica.
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Silversurfer
May 3, 2018 2:10 AM CST
Looking at the bottom of the fruit it reminds me of Garcinia xanthochymus.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01N7T1ZP9/

Camellia fruit do not look like this.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01N7T1ZP9/
Japan
lophophora
May 4, 2018 12:35 PM CST
I had a chance to look at it again and Camellia japonica seems to be correct!
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luis_pr
May 19, 2018 8:25 AM CST
The large leaves look like camellia japonica leaves to me as well. The 'fruit' is a camellia seed pod. It turns reddish later on -like an apple- and opens up.

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