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सीता फळ, Sugar-apple

Annona squamosa

Description:

Sugar apple is a fruit of the tree Annona squamosa. It is sweet in taste due to higher fructose and reducing sugar content. Different cultures have many names for the species. In English, the fruit is most widely known as a sugar apple or sweetsop as well as a custard apple, especially in India and Australia Sugar-apple fruit is high in calories and is a good source of iron. It is the most widely cultivated of all the species of Annona, being grown widely throughout the tropics and warmer subtropics.

Notes:

सीता फळ literally meaning "sita fruit" as the fruit has too many seeds and monkeys will not eat them

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5 Comments

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Humm.. they are..

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

They do look so good!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Thanks Leuba

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

ooh... I love these ! they look really healthy and I am sure taste good..

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Added 1st one,

Sachin Zaveri
Spotted by
Sachin Zaveri

Ahmedabad, Gujarāt, India

Spotted on Mar 4, 2012
Submitted on Mar 5, 2012

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