Mestica calappa, the Coconut pearl, trick or true?
Flora Malesiana Bulletin , Volume 13 - Issue 2 p. 143- 153
A bibliographic study is made of Mestica calappa, the Coconut pearl. It is concluded that if pearls do grow in coconuts, they are exceedingly rare, and the ones analyzed on structure and chemical composition were fake ones.
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Veldkamp, J.F. (2002). Mestica calappa, the Coconut pearl, trick or true?. Flora Malesiana Bulletin, 13(2), 143–153.