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St. Vincent
noun
Otaheite apple; Pear shaped fruit with red skin and white flesh. Typically, they contain a single large seed. However, they may occasionally be seedless. The fruit is sweet and is usually eaten raw or used to make drinks.
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19 comments
Trinidad & Tobago
Trinidad & Tobago
Imelda Negretti
9 years ago

Pomerac in T'dad & Tobago, Love it!

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Jesse Hacksahw
9 years ago

Maybe I am too young to have been exposed to that word because I've always known them as plumrose and not malaba.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Rohan James
9 years ago

Never heard them called malaba either, always plumrose.

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Richard John
9 years ago

Never heard it called malaba.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Eva
8 years ago

Plumrose, man!

St. Lucia
St. Lucia
Anselm
8 years ago

Pomme d'armour in St. Lucia

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Plumrose!!!!
8 years ago

I've only know that as plumrose.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Evocati
7 years ago

Yeah, this is and has always been Plumrose. Loving the site though!

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
StVincentianOd
7 years ago

Malaba =Malay apple

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Graham
7 years ago

I myself never heard anyone call it Malaba

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Erica Miller
6 years ago

This is Definitely Plumrose

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Kathleen W
6 years ago

Primrose, my favorite fruit in the whole world.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Kris
6 years ago

Plum rose! never heard the name malaba in my life..

St. Lucia
St. Lucia
Andre
5 years ago

Wax apple in English, pomme d'armour in creole

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Shak
3 years ago

Favourite thing about going home

Trinidad & Tobago
Trinidad & Tobago
Bejue
3 years ago

This is known as Pomerac in Trinidad and Tobago. The dark red ones are always the sweetest. So juicy. This tree always seems to attract woodpeckers in our yard.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
VINCYPOWA
3 years ago

In the Vermont Valley where I am from we called it Malaba.

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Ralky
3 years ago

In leeward we call them malaba

St. Vincent
St. Vincent
Tes
last year

Leeward side of vincy its call malaba i found out it name plumrose when i went to live in town.So in vincy it got both names depends on location