Related entry: Maieta
Clidemia sp.? Melastomaceae. Indian Currant.
Tropical America. A genus of shrubs the berry of which is fleshy and edible.
Clidemia dependens D. Don.
Peru. This shrub furnishes a gooseberry-like fruit of little value.
Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.