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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Currant

Currant, a small seedless raisin, used in making baked goods and desserts. It is not related to the common red currant found in American gardens, but is really a tiny grape.

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  • Lemon
    Lemon

    Lemon, the name of a citrus fruit and the tree that bears it. The lemon tree is native to southeastern Asia and probably originated in India. See more »

  • Lime
    Lime

    Lime, an evergreen tree related to the orange. The crooked-trunked, straggly tree grows 8 to 15 feet (2.4 to 4.6 m) tall. See more »

  • Lingonberry
    Lingonberry

    Lingonberry, or Lingenberry, a low creeping, evergreen shrub that grows in northern Europe, Asia, and North America. See more »

  • Loganberry
    Loganberry

    Loganberry, a trailing plant of the rose family, closely related to the blackberry. See more »

  • Mango
    Mango

    Mango, a tropical fruit tree native to India; also, the fruit of the tree. The mango tree grows to a height of 90 feet (27 m). See more »

  • Melon
    Melon

    Melon, an annual plant cultivated for its fruit. There are two genera: (1) the watermelons and (2) the muskmelons, which include cantaloupes, casabas, honeydew melons, and Persian melons. See more »

  • Mulberry
    Mulberry

    Mulberry, a genus of deciduous trees grown as ornamentals and for their fruit, which are called mulberries. See more »

  • Muskmelon
    Muskmelon

    Muskmelon, a trailing or climbing annual vine native to Asia. Its fruit is also called muskmelon. See more »

  • Olive
    Olive

    Olive, a family of trees and shrubs. The common olive tree, the subject of this article, is the plant of most economic value in this family. See more »

  • Papaya
    Papaya

    Papaya, a small tree native to tropical America, Hawaii, and the West Indies. It is widely cultivated in southern Florida, southern California, and parts of Asia and Africa, primarily for its bland, sweet-tasting fruit. See more »

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