Fuchsia corymbiflora Ruiz. & Pav. Onagrarieae. FUCHSIA.
The fruit is said by J. Smith to be wholesome and not
F. denticulata Ruiz. & Pav. FUCHSIA.
The acid fruits are edible.
F. racemosa Lam. FUCHSIA.
It produces edible, acid fruits.
Fusanus (Eucarya) acuminatus R. Br. Santalaceae. NATIVE
PEACHES. QUANDONG NUT.
Both the succulent outer part and kernel are edible. The
seeds are eaten as almonds. Lindley says the fruit is as sweet and
useful to the New Hollanders as almonds are to us.
F. persicarius F. Muell.
The bark of the root of this small variety of the sandal tree is
roasted by the Murray tribe of Australian natives in hot ashes and
eaten. It has no taste but is very nutritious. The native name is