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Halesia tetraptera.

Botanical name:

Halesia tetraptera Linn. Styraceae. Silver-Bell Tree. Wild Olive.

North Carolina to Texas. The ripe fruit is eaten by some people and when green is sometimes made into a pickle.

Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.

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