Large, nutty fruit having the flavor of an almond.
Large tropical tree to 90ft, though sometimes much smaller. The tropical almond is well adapted to salt soils and winds and often grows along beaches and seashores throughout the tropics.
They are not particularly hardy, but can survive brief frosts.
Trees like full sun and lots of water, though they are drought tolerant.
The fruits are eaten and have a number of medicinal properties.
Native to India, but now naturalized and is a fixture throughout most of the tropical world.