Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Garcinia parvifolia
Food
Lumber
Product
English Common Name
Brunei cherry
Indonesian Common Name
Asam kandis
Tree Family
Clusiaceae
Average Leaf Size (cm)
3.8cm
Length
×
10cm
Width
Tree Height
Medium (20–35m)
Elevational Range (m)
0–800m
0 3000
Distribution
Native
Exotic
Native to Indonesia

Native to

Region
Asia
SE Asia
Malaysia, Singapore
Indonesia
Borneo, Java, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatra

Coffee Agroforestry Information

Coffee System
Robusta
Coffee Impact
Unknown
Prevalence
Unknown
Cultivation
Naturally Occurring Tree
Regeneration
Regenerates Naturally
Tree Management

Seeds dispersed by animals. Early successional tree.

Tree Benefits and Uses

Farmer Uses
  • Food
  • Lumber
  • Product

The tree produces resin. The young sprouts and leaves are used as a vegetable/fruit and the fruits are edible but sour.

Farm Services
  • Soil Improvement
Biodiversity Benefits
Unknown