Interesting facts around fruit

| Grapes explode when you put them in the microwave.
 
| Apples, peaches and raspberries are all members of the rose family.
 
| Oranges are not even in the top ten list of common foods when it comes to its vitamin C levels.
 
| The World's Most Popular Fruit is the TOMATO.
 
| Coffee beans aren't beans. They are fruit pits.
 
| Bananas are slightly radioactive.
 
| Drinking grapefruit while taking medication can cause instant overdose and death.
 
| Square Watermelons are grown by Japanese farmers for easier stacking and storing.
 
| Cucumbers are fruits.
 
| The color Orange is named after the Orange fruit, but before that, it was called geoluread (yellow-red).
 
| Pomology is the study of fruits.
 
| There is a tree called the Fruit Salad Tree that sprouts 3 to 7 different fruits on the same tree.
 
| Tomatoes have more genes than humans.
 
| Humans share 50% of their DNA with bananas.
 
| The pineapple is actually a berry.
 
| Strawberries have more vitamin C than oranges.
 

 

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