Cowa is a rather unknown tropical fruit, related to the mangosteen. The slightly sour fruits are edible.
Basic information and facts
India, South China, Bangladesh, Laso, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam.
Evergreen or deciduous:
Climate and weather:
Trees can be 8 to 12 meters tall.
Fruits have a slightly sour taste and can be eaten fresh or are used to make jam. Young leaves can be cooked and eaten as a vegetable.