Native Apple (species: Syzygium suborbiculare) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Syzygium suborbiculare
Native Apple

©Anne Hoggett: Syzygium suborbiculare at Lizard Island in early Sep 2014, no flowers or fruit

©Anne Hoggett: Syzygium suborbiculare at Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Syzygium suborbiculare flower, Lizard Island, 27 Oct 2014
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Myrtales
Family Myrtaceae
Genus Syzygium
Species Syzygium suborbiculare



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



Peak season for fruit at Lizard Island seems to be December.

by Anne Hoggett


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Byrnes, N.B., S.L. Everist, S.T. Reynolds, A. Specht and R.L. Specht (1977). The vegetation of Lizard Island, North Queensland, Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, 88: 1-15. LIRS catalog number 3.