anthropogen

: of, relating to, or resulting from the influence of human beings on nature

Guttiferaceae, Garcinia tinctoria (xynthochymus), Gamboge

This tree, variously referred to as gamboge, egg-tree, false mangosteen and Himalayan garcinia, is native to parts of India and the Malay peninsula. It can be found growing wild on […]

Sapindaceae, Blighia sapida, Akee, Seso Vegetal

Akee is native to and widely cultivated on the East coast of Africa. The English brought it from there to their colonies in the Caribbean where it is now well […]