Gold Nugget Loquat Tree

Common Name:  Gold nugget loquat, Japanese plum, Japanese medlar, Chinese plum, pipa fruit Scientific Name:  Eriobotrya japonica Family:    Rosaceae Description Growing up as either a loquat tree or a shrub, this fruit-bearing plant is an interesting one. A relative of rose, it forms small fruits that taste like a mixture of peaches, lemons, and mangoes, and…