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Mamey vs. Sapote — What's the Difference?

Mamey vs. Sapote — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Mamey and Sapote

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Mamey

A tree (Mammea americana) of the West Indies and northern South America having glossy leaves, white fragrant flowers, and large edible brown fruit.

Sapote

Sapote (from Nahuatl tzapotl) is a term for a soft, edible fruit. The word is incorporated into the common names of several unrelated fruit-bearing plants native to Mexico, Central America and northern parts of South America.

Mamey

The fruit of this tree, having firm juicy yellow or orange flesh and toxic seeds. Also called mammee apple.

Sapote

A Mexican and Central American tree (Pouteria sapota) having edible oval fruit with rough brown skin and sweet reddish flesh.

Mamey

The evergreen tree Mammea americana, or its edible fruit
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Sapote

The fruit of this tree. Also called mamey sapote, marmalade plum.

Mamey

The flowering plant Magnolia guatemalensis

Sapote

Any of several other trees of the American tropics that bear sweet edible fruit, especially Casimiroa edulis, having greenish-yellow fruit with whitish flesh, and Diospyros digyna, a persimmon having greenish fruit with dark brown flesh.

Mamey

The tree Pouteria sapota, or its fruit.

Sapote

The fruit of any of these trees.

Mamey

Tropical American tree having edible fruit with a leathery rind

Sapote

The soft, edible fruit of various South American trees, including the sapodilla.

Mamey

Globular or ovoid tropical fruit with thick russet leathery rind and juicy yellow or reddish flesh

Sapote

Sapotaceae species:

Sapote

Ebenaceae species:

Sapote

Rutaceae species:

Sapote

Tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum

Sapote

Brown oval fruit flesh makes excellent sherbet

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