Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Awesome Fruit: Rambutan

The rambutan is native to southeast Asia. The
 skin is read and covered with hairy spines.
 The name comes from the word "rambut
" which, in Malaysian means "hairs".
 The flesh is semitransparent and is mainly sweet.
 It has one seed per fruit . The seed is brown and
 not edible. The rambutan trees bear fruit twice a year,
 and it grows in clusters of 10-20 pieces.
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