succulent fruit

succulent fruit

a fruit with a fleshy structure which is often good to eat. In many such as peach, plum, cherry and apricot, which are all DRUPES, the PERICARP contains a fleshy mesocarp, while the apple and the strawberry are false fruits (POMES) with a swollen flower receptacle.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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And as I looked there came bobbing out upon the current from the Stygian darkness of the interior the shell of one of the great, succulent fruits of the sorapus tree.
As stated by the listing, the private wraparound garden screams splendour with outdoor items including both a fire pit and hot tub, situated among the succulent fruit greens.
This paler version is grown in special pots that deprive the plant of light, leading to a more succulent fruit. These little cakes are as tasty as they come Rhubarb crumble cakes
Opting for a citrus plant promises lots of fragrant flowers all year round as well as delicious citrus fruit, whilst fig trees will produce fork-shaped foliage and equally succulent fruit of their own.
Although the judges did not nullify the 2013 presidential election petition, they showed Mr Odinga the picture of a succulent fruit so vivid and real that he began to demand juice from it.
Kfar Hammam's climate is perfect for figs and the Al-Arqoub region alone produces almost 45 tons of the succulent fruit each season, in addition to olives and other crops.
The Artisan Bakery from Staveley, Cumbria, which picked up a coveted three stars for its "wholesome and delicious" D'Amore Lyth Valley Damson Pie, harbouring "sweet and succulent fruit, well flavoured from the damson gin," and encased in a crisp homemade sable pastry, topped with hazelnut frangipane.
The Lahori shopkeepers responded to our curiosity by encouraging us to try each succulent fruit or vegetable.
However, these jars are full of some 78-plus succulent fruit and berry offerings, like peach, pineapple, cherry, and yes, even strawberry.
Danio is a yogurt with substance, delivering a great natural flavour through a layer of succulent fruit and super thick, protein enriched yogurt."
Naturally, then, I had a lot of fun whipping up a new version of this American classic, one that swaps out the buttery crust for less-caloric phyllo dough, a strategy that allows the eater to concentrate on the succulent fruit.