Jamaica honeysuckle

noun

Definition of Jamaica honeysuckle

: a West Indian passionflower (Passiflora laurifolia) having fragrant flowers, somewhat astringent leaves, and yellow edible fruit

called also bell apple, sweet cup, water lemon

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“Jamaica honeysuckle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jamaica%20honeysuckle. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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