Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Irumban Puli or Averrhoa Bilimbi or Olumbikka

Averrhoa bilimbi (commonly known as bilimbi, cucumber tree, or tree sorrel) is a fruit-bearing tree of the genus Averrhoa, family Oxalidaceae. It is a close relative of the carambola. The tree and fruit are known by different names in different languages.
Irumban Puli

Irumban Puli

Irumban Puli

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Papaya (or papaw or pawpaw)

The papaya (from Carib via Spanish), papaw, or pawpaw is the fruit of the plant Carica papaya, the sole species in the genus Carica of the plant family Caricaceae. It is native to the tropics of the Americas, and was first cultivated in Mexico several centuries before the emergence of the Mesoamerican classical civilizations.
Papaya

Papaya

Papaya

Papaya

Papaya