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Scientific Name: Pouteria viridis
Other Names: Red faisan, White faisan
Pouteria viridis is a species of flowering plant in the family Sapotaceae known by the common name green sapote. This species is native to Mexico and Central America. Its natural habitat includes tropical forests.It occurs at higher altitudes in cool, moist regions, and it does not tolerate hot or cold conditions.The fruit is an edible sapote. The flesh is sweet and juicy.