Opps Essay. 1024 Words 5 Pages. Show More. Mabolo (Diospyros blancoi) Velvet Apple A member of the Ebenaceae family, mabolo is known for its value as an ornament, rather than for its fruit. Its wood is commonly known in the Philippines as kamagong, and it is the fruit that goes by the name of mabolo. It is an evergreen forest tree that is medium-sized, and has an oval or conical-shaped crown.