Any guesses?

We spotted this tree at the Durban Botanic Gardens this week. It has these awesome flowers and fruit. Any guesses what it could be?

4 Responses to Any guesses?

  1. khalid February 18, 2012 at 10:56 pm #

    this is a wild guess .
    the fruit remind me of a fig tree.
    there are loads of indigenous fig trees.


  2. Ian McDonald February 20, 2012 at 7:55 am #

    Crab Apple?

  3. Ian McDonald February 20, 2012 at 7:56 am #

    Cant be a fig – figs dont produce external flowers, the flowers are enclosed within the fruit and pollinated by fig wasps which enter through the tip.

  4. Marianne February 20, 2012 at 9:21 am #

    I imagiine it could be – Syzygium samarangense or Rose apple relation to the Australian Brush cherry –

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