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26 Fun And Fascinating Facts About Guava

Guava is a common tropical fruit that’s cultivated and enjoyed in many tropical and subtropical regions. Psidium guajava, the common guava or lemon guava, is a small tree in the Myrtle family, Myrtaceae, native to Mexico, Central America and northern South America. Take a look below for 26 more fun and fascinating facts about Guava….

27 Fun And Interesting Facts About Grapefruit

Grapefruit are a subtropical citrus tree known for its sour to semi-sweet, somewhat bitter fruit. Grapefruit is a hybrid originating in Barbados as an accidental cross between two introduced species, sweet orange and pomelo, both of which were introduced from Asia in the 17th century. Take a look below for 27 more fun and interesting…

24 Fun And Interesting Facts About Raisins

Raisins are dried grapes. They are produced in many regions of the world and can be eaten raw or used in cooking, baking and brewing. In the United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand and Australia, the word “raisin” is reserved for the dark-colored dried large grape, with “sultana” being a golden-colored dried grape, and “currant” being…

28 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About Grapes

Grapes are a fruit, botanically a berry, of the deciduous woody vines of the flowering plant genus Vitis. They can be eaten fresh or they can be used for making wine, jam, juicy, jelly, grape seed extract, raisins, vinegar and grape seed oil. Take a look below for 28 more interesting and fascinating facts about…

24 Fun And Fascinating Facts About Gooseberries

Gooseberry is a species of Ribes, which also includes the currants. They’re native to Europe, the Caucasus and northern Africa. The species is sparingly naturalized in scattered locations in North America. Take a look below for 24 more fun and fascinating facts about gooseberries. 1. Gooseberry bushes produce an edible fruit and are grown on…

24 Interesting And Fascinating Facts About Goji Berries

Goji berries, or wolfberries, are the fruit of either the Lycium barbarum or Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn in the nightshade family, Solanaceae. The two species are native to Asia. Take a look below for 24 more interesting and fascinating facts about goji berries. 1. Goji berries are deciduous woody perennial plants…

28 Fun And Interesting Facts About Figs

Figs are an Asian species of flowering plant in the mulberry family. Native to the Middle East and western Asia, it has been sought out and cultivated since ancient times, and is now widely grown throughout the world, both for its fruit and as an ornamental plant. Take a look below for 28 more fun…

25 Fun And Interesting Facts About Feijoa

Feijoa is a species of flowering plant in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae. It’s native to the highlands of southern Brazil, eastern Paraguay, Uruguay, northern Argentina and Colombia. Take a look below for 25 more fun and interesting facts about feijoa. 1. Feijoa sellowiana Berg is from the genus which the German botanist, Ernst Berger, named…

24 Fun And Interesting Facts About Elderberry

Elderberry, or sambucus, is a genus of flowering plants in the family Adoxaceae. The genus was formerly placed in the honeysuckle family, Caprifoliaceae, but was reclassified as Adoxaceae due to genetic and morphological comparisons to plants in the genus Adoxa. Take a look below for 24 more fun and interesting facts about elderberry. 1. Elderberry…

26 Fun And Fascinating Facts About Durian

Durian is the fruit of several tree species belonging to the genus Durio. There are 30 recognized Durio species, at least nine of which produce edible fruit, and over 300 named varieties in Thailand, 102 in Indonesia, and 100 in Malaysia. Take a look below for 26 more fun and fascinating facts about Durian. 1….