Cocoplum(Chrysobalanus icaco) is a generalist shrub found in many habitats. In the absence of fire, it may grow tall. This shrub is often planted as a landscape hedge.
Did You Know?
The cocoplum produces small fruits that are edible for birds and mammals, and even people! Jams and jellies can be made from the fruits as well. Visit the University of Florida IFAS Extension to discover more about the growth and uses of the cocoplum.