Professor's House

Fruit

Our fruit section contains a wealth of information about all kinds of fruit from around the world.

Limes – Rich Abundance of Vitamin C

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Although rarely eaten fresh out of hand like most other fruits, the lime is highly valued as an ingredient in many food and drink recipes. Most parts of the lime

Lemons – Trivia and Information

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The lemon is a fruit with which everyone is familiar. We put lemon wedges in our ice tea, make fresh-squeezed lemonade with this tasty yellow fruit, squeeze it on apples

Raspberries – Rich in Antioxidants

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With its beautiful red color, its sunny flavor that tastes of summertime, and its impressive laundry list of health benefits, the raspberry may very well be one of the world’s

Grapefruit – A Myriad Health Benefits

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It’s hard to believe that the grapefruit – a regularly featured item on many breakfast tables – has not always enjoyed popularity. In fact, the grapefruit as we know it

Cherries – Trivia and Information

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With its cheery shape and color, as well as its sensual flavor and fragrance, the cherry enjoys universal popularity for its aesthetic and culinary value. Its original name in Latin

Melons – A Delicious Fruit Served Fresh

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Melons are classified as a fruit, and although certainly sweeter than their squash and cucumber cousins, they do join those vine-growing vegetables as members of the same gourd family.  Melons

How to Kill Fruit Flies

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It is truly amazing how fruit flies can materialize within hours of fresh fruit being brought into the house. Most people consider these pests nothing more than a nuisance, but