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The poor kiwi.  No one really knows what to call it.  The fuzzy, green fruit with black seeds is originally from China and was first called yang tao.  When missionaries brought them to New Zealand, they were renamed Chinese gooseberries. … Continue reading

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It might just be the most powerful tiny fruit.  The olive is grown in countries around the world, and it’s grown A LOT.  More olives are grown each year than grapes, apples, or oranges.  Spain alone grows more than 6 … Continue reading

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Ever heard of a drupe?  Drupes are a special kind of fruit that have a pit or stone at its center or core.  Fruits in the drupe group include olives, mangoes, cherries, peaches, plums, apricots, and  nectarines. Join us on … Continue reading

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