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~`~`~`~`Some interesting facts about fruits~`~`~`~`~

My dear friends,,, Assalam-o-alikum 

here i am going to tell u the most amazing facts about fruits.... hope u enjoy this

Strawberry is not a berry

A strawberry is not an actual berry, but a banana is.

 
Orangutans love mangoes

Orangutans love mangoes

 
Apples have 25% air

Apples float in water because they are 25% air.

 
Tomato is a fruit!

Tomatoes are a fruit not a vegetable. Tomatoes are the most popular fruits in the world.

 
Banana-a cure for heartburn

Bananas have a natural antacid effect in the body, so if you suffer from heartburn, try eating a banana for soothing relief.

 
200 seeds

An average strawberry has around 200 seeds

 
Pumpkins and avocados are fruits

Pumpkins and avocados are fruits not a vegetable.

 
Dark green vegetables are more Vitamin C rich

Dark green vegetables include more vitamin C than light green color vegetables

 
Banana is not a fruit in reality.

Banana is not a fruit in reality, it is a herb

 
Bananas are easily digestible

Because bananas are easy to digest and are very nutritious they are the first fruit offered to babies.

 
Cockroach repellent fruit

Osage orange fruits are used to repel cockroaches

 
An apple tree can produce 400 apples a year

An apple tree can produce up to 400 apples a year

 
Bilberries improve night vision

Bilberries are supposed to help improve nighttime vision.

 
Cherry seeds believed to have satanic power

According to the Dead Sea scrolls cherry seeds have satanic power

 
Watermelon used to carry water

Many years ago explorers used watermelons to carry water on long expeditions

 
Worlds favorite fruit

Mangoes are the most favorite and number 1 fruit in the world.

 
Strawberries and cashews have seeds outside them

Strawberries and cashews are the only fruits that have their seeds on the outside unlike all other fruits which have their seeds inside

 
Kiwi is rich in Vitamin C

Kiwi contains twice as much Vitamin C as an orange

 
Oranges help fight anti-aging

Oranges contain antioxidants that help fight the free radicals that damage and age our skin

 
Eating fruits avoids miscarriage

Including fruit and vegetables in one's daily diet can lessen the chances of miscarriage by almost half of the frequency, says a new research in London.

 
Eating fruits reduce the risk of diseases

Eating more fruits and vegetables could significantly reduce the risk of many chronic diseases, high B.P, obesity, heart disease and some cancers.

 
Lemon is a good source of Vitamin C-Prevents Scurvy

In the 19th century British sailors ate limes to prevent Scurvy

 
7000 apples

There are over 7000 different types of apples grown all over the world.

 
Grapes do not ripen once plucked

Unlike bananas grapes can no longer ripen once picked.

 
Banana slip accidents in Britain

More than 300 banana-related accidents happened in Britain in 2001 mostly involving people slipping on skins.

 
Quick ripening

You can speed up the ripening of a pineapple by standing it upside down (on the leafy end).

 
 Lemons kill bacteria

Lemons can kill bacteria-as they have high content of acid which makes them suitable for cleaning.

 
Pear-wood is hard

You can make furniture with Pear wood (its hard).

 
Banana-the 1st fruit on earth

Some horticulturists suspect that the banana was the earth's first fruit.

 
Apple stuck in Adam's throat

The Adam's apple is so-called coz of the idea that it was created when the forbidden fruit got stuck in Adam's throat when he swallowed it.

 
Cabbage-a water vegetable

The cabbage encloses nearly as much water as watermelon. Watermelon contains 92% water where cabbage is 90% and carrots are 87%

 
Banana ripens quickly in brown paper bag

A banana ripens quickly (overnight), when you put it into a brown paper bag with an apple or tomato.

 
Peanut is the main Main component of nitroglycerine

You can make nitroglycerin by peanut oil, which is a main part of dynamite.

 
Leaves of raspberry help to regulate menstrual cycles

The leaves of raspberry is used fresh or dried as herbal teas to regulate menstrual cycles

 
Lime oil is useful to cool fevers

Lime oil is useful to cool fevers. It can also stimulate and refresh a tired mind and helps with depression

 
Durian is one of the world's biggest fruit

A durian is one of the world's biggest fruit with a strong smell

 
Avocado leaves are harmful to animals

Avocado leaves are harmful to animals and the fruits may also poisonous to some birds

 
Dried fruits contain more calories than fresh fruits

Dried fruits contain more calories than fresh fruits. Since drying process takes out water and volume

 
An apple is a very refreshing tonic for oily skin

An apple is a very refreshing tonic for oily skin. It makes an excellent remedy for fine wrinkles, cracked skin, itching and inflammation

 
Eating fresh figs during pregnancy helps from prolonged labor

Eating fresh figs during pregnancy helps from prolonged labor and weakness after childbirth

 
Gibbons prefer to eat fruits twice a day

Gibbons prefer to eat fruits twice a day. It normally loves to eat ripe, sugary, juicy fruits like figs.

 

Babaco is gorgeous torpedo shaped fruit

Babaco is gorgeous torpedo shaped fruit. It's also named as champagne fruit since it has a fizzy flesh.

 
Eating grapefruit protect from diabetes

Research says eating grapefruit in the morning will helps to lose an average of 3.6 pounds. It also protect from diabetes.

 
Sapodilla is a uniquely tasted fruit

Sapodilla is a uniquely tasted fruit. It had a soft brown flesh which flavors like a sweet mix of brown sugar and root beer.

 
Bilimbi fruit is more effective for several human ailments

Bilimbi fruit is similar to star fruit. The tree of Bilimbi is more cold-sensitive than the carambola tree. The fruit is more effective for several human ailments.

 
Chempedak fruit is really not too big

chempedak fruit is really not too big. It just has the shape of long water melon but the whole fruit is only about 3 Kg.

 
Damson fruit is more effective to create fruit paste or cheese

Damson fruit is more effective to create fruit paste or cheese. It's perfectly made for Christmas treat.

 
The name pine-apple was the original name for a pine cone

The name pine-apple was the original name for a pine cone (grows on pine trees). Because the fruit pineapple looked like a huge pine cone, it too was called a pine-apple.

 
Pineapples used in blood tests

Pineapples contain an enzyme that is used in blood tests. Fibers in pineapple leaves are used to make rope and a cloth called pino.

 
Kiwis were once known as Chinese gooseberries

Kiwis were once known as Chinese gooseberries.

 
Eating an apple is a more reliable method of staying awake

Eating an apple is a more reliable method of staying awake than consuming a cup of coffee. The natural sugar in an apple is more potent than the caffeine in coffee.

 
Pineapples are berries, just like strawberries and blueberries

Pineapples are berries, just like strawberries and blueberries.

 
A half-cup of figs has as much calcium as a half-cup of milk

A half-cup of figs has as much calcium as a half-cup of milk.

 
There are over 200 different known species of raspberries

There are over 200 different known species of raspberries but only 2 species are grown on a large scale.

 
There are seven varieties of avocados grown commercially in Texas

There are seven varieties of avocados grown commercially in Texas, but the Hass is the most popular.

 
Blackberry juice was used to dye cloth navy blue and indigo

Blackberry juice was used to dye cloth navy blue and indigo.

 
Black currant juice can be used to soothe sore throats and colds

Currant juice can be used to soothe sore throats and colds.

 
Delicious oranges in the world are grown in Florida

The juiciest, most delicious oranges in the world are grown in Florida.

 
Eggplants are actually fruits

Eggplants are actually fruits, and classified botanically as berries.

 
An avocado is a fruit and not a vegetable!

An avocado is a fruit and not a vegetable! It is actually a member of the berry relatives.

 
Avocado has more fat content than any other fruit.

Avocado has more fat content than any other fruit.

 
A single fruit is about 125 grams on average;

A single fruit is about 125 grams on average; where ¼ of it is only water.

 
Bananas are allergic for some people.

Bananas are allergic for some people. These allergies are oral and latex.

 
Bilberry contains nutrients that are good for eyes.

Bilberry contains nutrients that are good for eyes.

 
Cherimoya seeds are poisonous

Cherimoya seeds are poisonous, and ought to not be eaten, like the skin.

 

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