Capparis arborea (F.Muell.) Maiden
Maiden, J.H. (1904) Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 28: 696.
Pomegranate, Native; Native Pomegranate; Wild Lime; Wild Pomegranate; Brush Caper Berry; Wild Orange; Berry, Brush Caper; Caper; Lemon, Wild; Lime, Wild; Pomegranate, Wild; Wild Lemon; ORANGE, WILD; Caper Tree
Sepals in two whorls, the outer pair about 15 x 12 mm, inner sepals about 12 x 6 mm. Petals about 13-31 x 10-15 mm, margins lacinate. Stamens about 50-100 per flower, filaments 30 mm or longer. Gynophore glabrous, about 20-60 mm long. Ovary about 3.5-4 mm long, placentas 4 with numerous ovules on each placenta.
Fruits about 2-5 cm diam. on a long slender stalk. Seeds about 7 mm long.
Food plant for the larval stages of the White Caper and Common Pearl White Butterflies. Common & Waterhouse (1981).