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Fruits

Fruits

Get to Know Plants

Berries

Berries are a type of fruit that come in many different shapes, sizes, and colors. They are often sweet and juicy, and can be...

Blackberry (Rubus fruticosus L.)

Origin The blackberry is a fruit that belongs to the Rosaceae family. It is an aggregate fruit that is made up of many small drupelets....

Blueberries (Vaccinium L.)

History The geographical distribution of the Blueberries is very wide, but the major centers are South-East Asia and North America. All researchers point out that...

Cherry of the Rio Grande (Eugenia aggregata L.)

This Cherry Tree (Eugenia aggregata)  grows as a narrow evergreen shrub, 10-20 ft high. It flowers in the spring and summer. Flowers are followed in...

Chickasaw Plum (Prunus augustifolia L.)

The Chickasaw Plum tree is a deciduous shrub or small tree which naturally occurs in thickets, pastures, fields, and along hedgerows and river banks....

Cranberry (Oxycoccus Hill. L.)

Cranberry (Oxycoccus Hill.) belongs to the Ericaceae family. They are evergreen shrubs with creeping, slender stems, rooting at the point of contact with the...

Lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.)

Lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.) is a plant found in acidic sandy or peaty soils. Its berries have been used for food since ancient times...

Maypop (Passiflora incarnata L.)

The Passiflora incarnata, also known as the Maypop, is a species of passionflower native to North America. The Maypop is a vine that can...