Barbados gooseberry


Also called lemon vine. a treelike cactus, Pereskia aculeata, of tropical America, characterized by broad, elliptical leaves and spiny stems bearing a yellow, edible fruit.
the fruit itself.

Origin of Barbados gooseberry

First recorded in 1750–60

Also called blade apple. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019