Kakadu Plum

kakadu-plums-on-tree.jpgKakadu plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana) is a small deciduous tree found growing wild extensively through out the subtropical woodlands of the Northern Territory and Western Australia.  It bears abundant crop of small plum-like fruits.

The fruit has a very high content of vitamin C, in fact holds the World Record. It’s full of antioxidants, folic acid and iron.

Other names include gubinge, billygoat plum, green plum & salty plum.

The  taste can best be described as bland, sometimes salty, with a definite sour and astringent finish.

Taxonomic Name Common Name Part Energy kj Water g Protein g Fat g Carbs g Na mg K mg Ca mg Fe mg P mg
Terminalia ferdinandiana Kakadu Plum Fruit 247 76.2 0.8 0.5 17.2 13 261 62 2.4 24
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