Browsing all 71 posts in Tropical Fruit.

It's Been a Good Year for Papayas

January 25th, 2017 | No Comments

Native to Central and South America, the papaya is now cultivated in most tropical countries.

Cutting and Preparing a Ripe Star Fruit

January 16th, 2017 | No Comments

This is the most common way to chop up a star fruit.

The Jaboticaba Tree and Fruit

January 8th, 2017 | No Comments

This tree is well known for bearing purple, grape-like fruit, directly from the trunk and branches.

Bees and Pollination in the Coffee Orchard

November 28th, 2016 | No Comments

Bees play an important role in the coffee business.

Harvesting Guavas, Bananas, and Coconuts

October 31st, 2016 | No Comments

The strawberry guava is a small tree, bearing red or yellow edible fruit.

A Large Beast Trashes the Tamarillo Tree

October 12th, 2016 | No Comments

The tamarillo is native to the Andes of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, and Bolivia.

The Noni Fruit and Tree

September 26th, 2016 | No Comments

The noni (Morinda citrifolia) is originally from the Southeast Asia and Australia regions.

Processing a Ripe Jackfruit

August 26th, 2016 | No Comments

When cutting open a jackfruit, it helps to use vegetable oil on your knife and hands.

Three South American Fruit Trees

August 13th, 2016 | No Comments

Cherimoya, jaboticaba, and abiu.

The Ice Cream Bean - Fruit and Tree

July 17th, 2016 | No Comments

The huge bean-like fruit can grow up to two feet long.