Origin of rose apple
Examples from the Web for rose apple
The rose-apple grows on one of the most symmetrical trees in Cuba, with strong, oval, glossy leaves.Due South or Cuba Past and Present|Maturin M. Ballou
We filled ourselves with the juicy pink fruit of the “kavika,” or what is generally known as the Malacca or rose-apple.Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines|H. Wilfrid Walker
"I wonder why that bud is so much larger than the others," said the rose-apple tree, who had a great deal of curiosity.
The small animals eat the fruit, and I tasted some, but it was not so good as the rose-apple; we called it the white-apple.Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Vol. 2 (of 2)|John MacGillivray
But when the storm came and the thunder roared and the lightning flashed, the rose-apple tree was afraid and dared not look up.