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Raisin Trees or "Japanese Raisin Trees" don't produce the common raisins you get from California. Actually they are hardly known outside of East Asia. They are used to treat liver disease and can detoxify after alcohol poisoning!

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The Quince has been described by William Shakespeare as the "stomach's comforter".

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Queensland Ebony fruit is said to has velvet skin and a grainy texture to it. Aboriginals treasured this plant more for its wood used in spears and Woomera(spear-thrower)

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Early Australian explorer Charles Sturt and John Stuart might have died of scurvy had it not been for their consumption of Quandong.

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Purple Guava resemble strawberry guava, only darker in color. The pulp is said to taste highly acidic.

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Purple Apple-Berry has been cultivated in its native land of Tasmania for over 200 years! This vividly colored berry has made its way to not only the U.K. but also the U.S.

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In 2012, Pumpkin-enthusiast Ron Wallace set the record for largest pumpkin. It weighs 2,009 pounds!!

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Fact about Prickly Pear and how to eat it.

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Pomelo has an enzyme great for weight-loss. It is the same enzyme found in grapefruit that started a diet craze!

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For me, opening and eating Pomegranate can be a time-consuming mess. Here is an effective method to open a Pomegranate with staining your hands and entire kitchen!

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