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FEJOA [1 record]

Record 1 2004-06-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Botany
  • Culture of Fruit Trees
DEF

The fruit of a feijoa.

CONT

The feijoa (Fay-yoh-a) is imported from New Zealand. The exotic and versatile fruit looks a lot like a dull green egg; inside, the tangy yellow-green flesh is soft and slightly granular.

OBS

A round or oval fruit ... The skin is green and shiny. The flesh is firm and tastes a bit like pineapple ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Botanique
  • Arboriculture fruitière
CONT

Le feijoa est un petit fruit ovale, revêtu d'une peau de couleur vert-feuille dont la chair est d'un blanc-crème, légèrement granuleuse.

OBS

Provenance : Nouvelle-Zélande, Californie, Brésil.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Botánica
  • Fruticultura
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