Fruit of the wild 2
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|This is the fruit of the Boabab tree (insert)A very hard shell, covered with a khaki green velvet like substance ,the edible part of the fruit is found inside, sisal like threads embracing chunks of fruit, the fruit consists of a powdery substance surrounding a kidney shaped pip.You suck on the fruit untill you reach the pip. It tastes a bit frank, soury sweet, very unique used to quench thirst. |
Also a favourite for monkeys and baboons; found mainly to the far northern side of the Country
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