FRUITS

Fruits are the seed-bearing parts of plants. Fruits are often fleshy, edible substances containing juices and nutrients beneficial to humans and animals. However, many fruits are commonly mistaken as vegetables.
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Citron

Citron, a subtropical citrus tree, native to Asia. The fruit has a thick, fragrant rind that is candied and used in cakes and confections.

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  • Cherry

    Cherry

    Cherry, a tree that bears a fruit with a fleshy layer surrounding a hard stone or pit. See more »

  • Coconut

    Coconut

    Coconut, the fruit of the coconut palm tree. The tree grows wild on tropical seacoasts, and is cultivated in moist, frost-free climates. See more »

  • Cranberry

    Cranberry

    Cranberry, a vinelike plant of the heath family, closely related to the wintergreen and blueberry. See more »

  • Dewberry

    Dewberry

    Dewberry, a trailing shrub closely related to the blackberry. It is characterized by canes, or prickly stems, that trail along the ground. See more »

  • Gooseberry

    Gooseberry

    Gooseberry, the common name of members of two similar genera of fruit-bearing shrubs that are related to the currant. See more »

  • Grapefruit

    Grapefruit

    Grapefruit, or Pomelo, a large, subtropical citrus fruit. The name grapefruit comes from the fact that the fruit grows in grapelike clusters. See more »

  • Guava

    Guava

    Guava a genus of tropical herbs and small trees. The common guava, native to tropical regions of North and South America, reaches a height of 30 feet (9 m). See more »

  • How can there be seedless grapes? How can they reproduce?

    How can there be seedless grapes? How can they reproduce?

    There is a good chance that if you go to the grocery store and buy a bunch of grapes that they will be of the seedless variety. If the grapes are seedless, how are they able to produce new grapes? Find out the answer to that question in this article. See more »

  • Huckleberry

    Huckleberry

    Huckleberry, a shrub of the heath family that bears black or blue fruit. It is often confused with the blueberry, but the two can be told apart by the nature of their fruit. See more »

  • Kumquat

    Kumquat

    Kumquat, a small, evergreen shrub or tree native to China. It is closely related to the orange. See more »

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