FRUITS

 

  

The marula is a medium-sized to large deciduous tree with an erect trunk and rounded crown It is one of the plants that played a role in feeding people in ancient timesMale and female flowers are borne on separate trees, the flowers of male plants producing pollen and the female flowers producing the fruit for which the tree is so well known

  

The engkala fruit is a small fruit that looks more suited for the diet of hobbits, rather than humans Typically it’s not eaten raw, but soaked in hot water until its pink hue turns white A careful squeeze to its sides will cause the delicate white center to slide out

  

The Mammee Apple fruit is 18 m (59 ft) – 21 m (69 ft) high and is similar in appearance to the southern magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora) Its trunk is short and reaches 19 m (6 ft 3 in) - 1

  

Artocarpus sericarpus, the pedalai, gumihan or terap bulu, is a tropical evergreen tree species of the family Moraceae It is the cousin of jackfruit and breadfruit Pedalai fruit have attractive bright orange skin with smallsoft curly hair protrusions

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