Benefits of Singapore Cherry /Jamaican Fruit:-In traditional medicine, its flowers can be used as an antiseptic and to treat abdominal cramps.
The timber from the Jamaican cherry is reddish-brown, compact, durable and lightweight and can be used for carpentry. It could also be used as firewood. The bark is used to produce ropes and fiber for bark skirts.
Common name: Jamaica Cherry, Panama Cherry, Singapore Cherry, Strawberry tree, Jam tree, Cotton Candy berry, Calabura, Marathi: Paanchara पांचारा