Wax jambus

Wax jambus

About Wax jambus

Syzygium samarangense (syn. Eugenia javanica) is a plant species in the Myrtaceae, native to an area that includes the Malay Peninsula, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, but introduced in prehistoric times to a wider area[1] and now widely cultivated in the tropics. English common names include Champoo (a transliteration of the Thai name), lembu (from the native Taiwanese name), wax apple, love apple, java apple, royal apple, bell fruit (or bellfruit), Jamaican apple, water apple, mountain apple, cloud apple, wax jambu, and rose apple. It is commonly known as makopa in the Philippines.