Annona squamosa L. Main specimen
Annonaceae
{ Ecology & Distribution }

  • Ecology :
    Annona squamosa "is distributed throughout the tropics and is pre-eminently a desert fruit. Trees do well in hot and relatively dry climates such as those of the low-lying interior plains of many tropical countries". (Orwa C., Mutua A., Kindt R., Jamnadass R., Anthony S., 2009, Agroforestree Database: a tree reference and selection guide)
  • Distribution :
    Annona squamosa is native to South America but is widely cultivated throughout the tropics.