custard apples

  • The custard apple is the fruit of a small deciduous or semi-evergreen tree that grows in a warm and humid climate.
  • It can also be found growing wild in parts of India, Asia, Africa and Australia.
  • There are several varieties of custard apples.

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  • Custard apples are a decadent and deliciously sweet sub-tropical fruit. The Australian custard apple is a hybrid of the sugar apple (Annona squamosa) and the cherimoya (Annona cherimola), and is unique to any other custard apples grown around the world. Originally native to South America, this luscious and flavoursome fruit has Australia as its largest commercial producer.
  • http://www.custardapple.com.au
  • Founded in 1968, the California Rare Fruit Growers (CRFG) is the largest amateur fruit-growing organization in the world. The link below gives the botanical information for cherimoya.
  • http://www.crfg.org
Custard apples

Custard apples