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101 Fruits and Nuts: A Picture Guide
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Fruits are the sweet and fleshy product of a tree or other plant that contains seed and can be eaten as food. In common language usage, “fruit” normally means the fleshy seed-associated structures of a plant that are sweet or sour, and edible in the raw state, such as apples, bananas, grapes, lemons, oranges, and strawberries etc. where as a nut is a fruit composed of an inedible hard shell.
Custard Apples, Sugar Apples, Cherimoya and Sour Sop: Growing Practices and Food Uses
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Custard apple is a tropical fruit plant. Scientific name of custard apple is Annona reticulata. It belongs to the family Annonaceae. Annona reticulata is also known as ‘the Bullock’s Heart’, bull’s heart, Jamaica apple, and netted custard apple.
Papaya Fruits: Growing Practices and Food Uses
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Scientific name of Papaya is Carica papaya. It belongs to the family of Caricaceae. Papaya plants are short-lived perennial tropical fruit plants. These plants are dioecious, i.e. both male and female flowers are borne on the same plant. Papaya is also known as tree melon, papaw or pawpaw. Other members of Caricaceae family are Babaco (Carica pentagona), Mountain Papaya (Carica pubescens), etc.
Cranberry, Lingonberry and Huckleberry: Berries from Ericaceae Family
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Scientific name of cranberry is Vaccinium oxycoccos and it belongs to the family Ericaceae, the family of blueberry, bilberry, lingonberry and huckleberry. Vaccinium oxycoccos is native to Europe. There is another species of cranberry with scientific name Vaccinium macrocarpon which is native to North America. Scientific name of lingonberry is Vaccinium vitis-idaea. It is also known as mossberry
Blueberry and Bilberry: Berries from Ericaceae Family
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Scientific name of high bush blueberry is Vaccinium corymbosum and low bush blueberry is Vaccinium angustifolium. It belongs to the family Ericaceae. Blueberries are one of the highly nutritious berry fruits and are known for its nutrient density. Blueberry fruits are, as the name suggests, blue or purple coloured. Scientific name of bilberry is Vaccinium myrtillus.
Blackberry, Raspberry and Hybrid Berry: Berries from Rosaceae Family
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Blackberry plants are grown for their nutritious, delicious fruits. Blackberry is considered as one of the most nutrient-dense fruits. It is counted among top 50 nutrient-rich, plant-based foods. Blackberry fruits are commonly known as ‘bramble fruit’. Blackberry plants belong to the family Rosaceae, the Rose family.
For The Love of PawPaws: A Mini Manual for Growing and Caring for PawPaws - From Seed to Table
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What’s not to love about North America’s largest native fruit? The pawpaw is an epicurean curiosity with a rich, custardy pulp and a flavor medley of mango, banana, and pineapple. Nature’s own healthy dessert that grows on a beautiful, low-maintenance fruit tree. Dive into the pawpaw adventure with celebrated edible landscape designer, fruit explorer, and author Michael Judd.
For The Love of PawPaws: A Mini Manual for Growing and Caring for PawPaws - From Seed to Table
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening
What’s not to love about North America’s largest native fruit? The pawpaw is an epicurean curiosity with a rich, custardy pulp and a flavor medley of mango, banana, and pineapple. Nature’s own healthy dessert that grows on a beautiful, low-maintenance fruit tree. Dive into the pawpaw adventure with celebrated edible landscape designer, fruit explorer, and author Michael Judd.
Strawberry: Growing Practices and Food Uses
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Recent scientific studies reveal one important fact regarding our nutrition: Cruciferous vegetables, dark leafy greens, citrus fruits and berries like strawberries and blackberries are the most nutritious foods on the planet Earth. Yes, these fruits and vegetables are nothing but only nutrients and water. Among the fruits, citrus fruits and berries provide a wholesome nutrition to human body.
Mulberry: Growing Practices and Food Uses
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Mulberry plant is a woody perennial plant. Scientific name of mulberry is Morus spp.. White mulberry is known as Morus alba, red mulberry is known as Morus rubra, and black mulberry is known as Morus nigra. Mulberry belongs to the family Moraceae. Mulberry plants are mainly grown for their fruits and for sericulture purposes. Sericulture is the culture of silk worms.
Banana Fruit: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Banana is one of the most popular fruits across the world. Scientific name of banana is Musa spp. It belongs to the family Musaceae. Banana is believed to be originated in tropical Indo-Malayan Region in South East Asia. Bananas are fast-growing, perennial herbaceous plants arising from large rhizomes. It is a non-seasonal plant and can be grown throughout the year.
Sapota or Sapodilla: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Sapota is a highly popular tropical fruit. Scientific name of sapota or sapodilla is Manilkara zapota or Achras sapota. It belongs to the family of Sapotaceae. Sapodilla is believed to be a native of Mexico and other tropical countries of South America. Sapodilla trees are perennial, slow-growing, evergreen fruit trees. These plants are of tropical growth habit and can grow to more than 15 meters.
Pomegranate: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Pomegranate is a highly nutritious tropical fruit. Pomegranate plant is an evergreen medium-sized perennial tree. Pomegranate is believed to be originated in the region comprising of Iran to northern India. Pomegranate is a long-lived perennial plant cultivated for its delicious, nutritious fruits. It is a deciduous shrub with multiple spiny branches.
Pineapple: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Pineapple is a popular tropical fruit. Scientific name of pineapple plant is Ananas comosus. It belongs to the family of Bromeliaceae. Pineapples are a native to southern Brazil and Paraguay. Pineapples are an important commercial fruit crop of the tropics. Major commercial-scale producers of pineapples are Hawaii Islands, Brazil, Malaysia, Taiwan, Mexico, the Philippines, South Africa, India etc.
Passion Fruit: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Passion fruit is a popular tropical fruit. Scientific name of Passion fruit is Passiflora edulis. It belongs to the family of Passifloraceae. Passion fruit is originated in Brazil. Now, passion fruits are distributed and cultivated in several tropical regions of the world including South Africa, Kenya, Fiji, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Indonesia, Florida, Sri Lanka, and India.
Jackfruit: Growing Practices and Nutritional Information
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Jackfruit is a popular tropical fruit. Scientific name of jack fruit tree is Artocarpus heterophyllus and it belongs to the family Moraceae, the Mulberry Family. Jack trees are long-lived, perennial evergreen trees. Jack fruit trees are believed to be originated in South India (being its natural habitat is in the rain-forests of the Western Ghats).
Advanced Packaging Technologies for Fruits and Vegetables
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The book begins with a short narration of current packaging practices followed by present day horticulture industry. After pointing out the disadvantages of some of the current practices, the author categorically states that we do not need to religiously follow traditional packaging practices if we are serious about curtailing the supply chain loss of fruits and vegetables.
How To Grow Citrus Practically Anywhere
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When you think of Citrus, do you think of Oranges or Orange Juice? Don't you wish you could grow your own Lemons or Limes for your favorite adult beverage or dessert? Well, no matter where you live, with this book and a little work, you can! Mr. Sheriff has been growing Citrus exclusively in containers for 16+ years, in North Charleston, SC, and has learned a thing or two on how to do it.
50 Fabulous Tomatoes for Your Garden
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From the descriptions of the 50 favorites selected for the book to a full how-to-grow section, 50 Favorite Tomatoes for Your Garden provides a complete overview for the novice and experienced gardener. Full color images illustrate each tomato while seed sources are listed with each variety. Whether you prefer cherry, beefsteak, or novelty tomatoes, there's a tomato to suit your taste.
Growing Berries for Food and Fun: Notes from the Northwoods
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Picking fresh berries from your own home-grown plants is a treat no matter where you live, but in the cold short season climate of the northern Midwest there is a special satisfaction. Between the long winters, short summers, wild critters, busy schedules and varied weather it is a real joy to finally hold in your hand sun ripened fruit that you grew. This book helps you get there.

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