Rare Fruits That Actually Exist
Our nature is an artist. It’s masterpiece are the mountain, forest, landscape, islands, and even fruits. Today, let’s checkout bizarre fruits that actually exist around the globe.
Because this fruit looks like a hand and usually grows in India and China people call it Buddha’s Hand. This is a citrus fruit like oranges and lemons but it doesn’t have pulp and juice. They usually use this as flavourings on desserts, medicine, dishes, wine, and candy.
It looks rotten but have a lot of medicinal benefits. Also known as “Bael Fruit”, this weird fruit may not look appealing but can be effective to cure constipation, lung problems, diarrhea, and more. You can juice this fruit to experience its sweet taste. Some culture call it elephant fruit because it’s a favorite snack of elephants.
This is a relative of pandan leaves that is common in south-east asia. It’s fruit is eye-catching because it looks like an exploding sun. It has around 200 wedges with fibrous husk. You can eat or cook the fruit. Actually, it’s on of the traditional foods of Maldivian cuisine. The coolest thing that you can do with it is a natural dental floss.
This is not your ordinary canned fruit. Although it looks can be attractive most, of its part are poisonous. Just make sure it’s ripe before you consume it. But don’t be afraid, this is Jamaica’s national fruit and their industry are getting a lot from it they even have a dish from it. The seeds, bark, and leaves are used as medicine.
If you have a pen and apple, you can have an apple pen. But pineberry doesn’t mean that it came from strawberry and pineapple. This is a hybrid of scarlets and Chilean white strawberry. It’s a white strawberry but with the taste of pineapple. This rare fruit can’t be purchased easily but there are suppliers in US and Europe. Pineberries are available in spring and summer.