Natal plum


a southern African bushy shrub, Carissa grandiflora, of the dogbane family, having forked spines, white flowers, and egg-shaped, red berries.
the fruit of this shrub.

Origin of Natal plum

First recorded in 1855–60
Also called amatungula. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019