Citrosma Apiosyce, Mart. (Siparuna Apiosyce, A. DC.) is known in Brazil as Limoeiro bravo, as Cidreira Melisse or as Cafe bravo, wild coffee tree. All parts of the shrub, more particularly the leaves and unripe fruits, have an odor strongly resembling that of balm or lemon. From the fresh leaves Peckolt obtained 0,14 p.c; from the twigs, 0,06 p.c. of volatile oil1).
1) Th. Peckolt, Berichte d. deutsch. pharm. Ges. 0 (1896), 93.