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-Voavanga fruit is a round fruit that is green in color with white dots. -It's a popular fruit in some African countries. It is also called the Spanish tamarind. -Velvet apple fruit tree is an exotic tropical fruit tree native to the Philippines. They are found wild in primary & secondary forests & also cultivated in the yard. -They are

HEALTHY & FUN FRUITY FACTS

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11/5/2021 1 min read

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-Voavanga fruit is a round fruit that is green in color with white dots.

-It's a popular fruit in some African countries. It is also called the Spanish tamarind.

-Velvet apple fruit tree is an exotic tropical fruit tree native to the Philippines. They are found wild in primary & secondary forests & also cultivated in the yard.

-They are protected by law. It is illegal to export velvet apple timber from the country without special permission from the Bureau of Forestry.

-Velvet apple fruit has a skin covered in a fine, velvety fur which is usually reddish-brown, & soft, creamy, pink flesh, with a taste & aroma comparable to fruit cream cheese. Just like a peach, it’s covered in a fine down that makes it feel like velvet. If you were to eat it, you’d find that it also tastes like a peach.

-They are also found in tropical countries like Indonesia, India, Malaysia, & Sri Lanka.

-They are also known as: peach bloom, velvet persimmon, mabolo, mabola, sagalat, bisbul, kamagong, & talang.