Reddish Chrysobalanus icaco fruit hanging from a tree under blue sky
Chrysobalanus icaco (Coco Plum)

The only native species of the genus Chrysobalanus in Colombia with a habitat below 2,000 feet. The fruit is sold in the markets in northern Colombia and can be sweet or tasteless. Photographed in the department of Atlantico.

A group of red and fuchsia-colored Chrysobalanus icacos fruit with one fruit pealed exposing the white pulp