Cherimoya (Annona cherimola)
Cherimoya is the tropic’s ready-made custard concoction, enclosed in a scaly green shell and a splendid reputation to satisfy your sweet tooth. With a flavor described as floral pineapple, vanilla, strawberry and banana, the Cherimoya is a decadent South American treat with a short shelf-life. Originating from the valleys of Ecuador, Colombia and Bolivia, it is a fast growing shoreline lover, a tree that thrives in high altitude tropical environments. It was noted as Mark Twain’s favorite fruit, as "The Most Delicious Fruit Known To Man" But not only is it tasty, it’s nutrient rich! Loaded with Vitamin C, B6, Thiamin, Niacin, and Potassium.