English Name: Dates Botanical Name: Phoenix dactylifera DESCRIPTION: A samll brown edible sweet sticky fruit that grows on a tree called a date palm.
English Name: Persimmon Botanical Name: Diospyros virginiana D. texana D. kaki linn DESCRIPTION: A sweet, waxy tropical fruit that looks like a large orange tomato.
English Name: Carrot Botanical Name: Daucus carota DESCRIPTION: An orange nutritious, juicy and sweet tappering root crop.
English Name: Cashew Botanical Name: Anacardium occidentale DESCRIPTION: A tropical apple shaped fruit with a cream-yellow skin and a fleshy edible part with a nut beneath.
English Name: Acerola Botanical Name: Malpighia glabra DESCRIPTION: Acerola fruits are round to oblate, just like cherry but with 3lobes. They are bright red (rarely yellow-orange) with thin skin nearly sweet, with a delicate flavour.
English Name: Lychee Botanical Name: Litchi chinensis DESCRIPTION: A sweet, juicy white fruit with a reddish-brown spiny skin and a large seed.
English Name: Fig Botanical Name: Ficus carica DESCRIPTION: A soft, sweet pear-shaped fruit that contains small seeds often eaten dried.
English Name: Kumquat \ Cumquat Botanical Name: Fortunella margarita DESCRIPTION: A tiny variety of orange with a sweet skin and a sour fleshy part that are often both eaten.
English Name: Acai berry Botanical Name: Euterpe oleracea DESCRIPTION: A small dark purple fleshy berry like fruit of a tall slender palm of tropical Central and South America oftemn used in making beverages.
English Name: SourSop Botanical Name: Annona muricata Igbo Name: Ogbaka nti Yoruba Name: Samsam DESCRIPTION: A small tropical American tree of the custard apple family that has spicy odoriferous leaves that produces a large dark-green slightly acid, pulpy fruit of a small West Indian tree also called Graviola.