List of national fruits

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This list of national fruits is arranged alphabetically by country. Some national fruits are officially designated, some are unofficial.

National fruits

Country Common name Scientific name Picture Reference
 Austria apple pyrus malus Red Apple.jpg [1]
 Azerbaijan pomegranate Punica granatum Granatäpfel.JPG [2]
 Bangladesh jackfruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Arto commun 070509 0128 ltn.jpg [3]
 Cambodia chicken egg banana
(chek pong moan in Khmer)
Musa aromatica Bananas dsc07803.jpg [4]
 Central African Republic banana Musa acuminata,
Musa balbisiana,
or Musa paradisiaca
Bananavarieties.jpg [5]
 China Fuzzy kiwifruit Actinidia deliciosa Kiwi aka.jpg [6]
jujube Ziziphus zizyphus Jujube mure.jpg [7]
 Colombia Borojó Alibertia patinoi Borojó Fruto.jpg [8]
Curuba Banana passionfruit Curuba.jpg [8]
 Germany apple Malus domestica Red Apple.jpg [9]
India India Mango Mangifera indica Mango and cross section edit.jpg [10]
 Jamaica ackee Blighia sapida Ackee 001.jpg [11]
 Japan Japanese persimmon Diospyros kaki Threekakifruit-cutopen.jpg [12]
 Pakistan mango (Summer fruit) Mangifera indica An unripe mango in jaffna.JPG [13]
 Thailand Purple mangosteen "Garcinia mangostana" Mangosteen1.jpg [14]

See also


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  2. "Pearls of Baku". Retrieved 9 November 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Jackfruit – National Fruit of Bangladesh.
  4. The Royal Decree states the chicken egg banana is known as Musa aromatica but this is an outdated taxonomic name still used in Cambodia. This cultivar is also known as kluai khai in Thailand which has a similar meaning, that being "Egg Banana." And it is known as pisang mas in Malaysia in which they can be found to be synonyms for the Lady's Finger Banana.
  5. The Travel Book - Central African Republic. Retrieved 2014-16-09
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  8. 8.0 8.1 "Fruits in Colombia". Retrieved 2015-01-03.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  9. "German National Fruit, the Little Fleiner Apple". 18 November 2009.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  10. "National Fruit". Govt. of India Official website.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  11. "This is Jamaica". National Symbols of Jamaica. Retrieved 2006-06-04.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  13. "National Symbols of Pakistan". Government of Pakistan. Retrieved 2013-08-23.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>