Mabolo or Kamagong

Diospyros discolor

Family: Ebenaceae

Common Name: Kamagong

Origin: indigenous to the Philippines and Taiwan

Reference: Stuartxchange

  • medium sized tree
  • grows up to 20 meters
  • edible fruit
  • known for hard wood
  • NOTE: fruit hairs have to be rubbed off before eating!
  • planted as a shade tree
  • small white flowers
  • leaves are leathery and slightly hairy
  • planted 6 saplings on 5 October 2012
  • bought from Talisay, Batangas
Kamagong sapling


trees and shrubs

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