What plant/fruit is this????

thistlefurSeptember 6, 2008

Since I was a kid I ate a fruit off trees growing all over here in AZ though I do not think they are native.

The fruit that I hate was a bit bigger than an old style silver dollar. Yellow thin skin with a small layer of fruit meat about 1/4in maybe less all around 3 large seeds that formed a ball. The seeds are as if it was an avacado pit cut into 3 even wedges.

I would bite the top off squeeze out the seeds and eat the fruit or push the meat out and discard the skin.

Any ideas what I have been eating, lol????

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flora_uk(SW UK 8/9)

You might get some help on the Name that Plant Forum or the Fruit and Orchards Forum.

    Bookmark   September 15, 2008 at 7:56AM
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Loquat or Japanese Plum

    Bookmark   September 15, 2008 at 1:10PM
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A loquat, sounds like to me.

    Bookmark   September 29, 2008 at 6:55PM
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