Fruits in Yercaud

Fig

Fig Fruit

Fig – one of the Common fruit in Yercaud Figs, popularly known as ‘Anjeer‘ in Hindi, ‘Athi Pallu‘ in Telugu, ‘Atti Pazham‘ in (Tamil and Malayalam), ‘Anjura‘ in Kannada and ‘Dumoor‘ in Bengali. Fig trees are cultivated in dry and sunny areas. They produce crops 2-4 times a year. These fruits are found fresh and common in Yercaud during the ...

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Orange

Oranges in yercaud

The Orange is a citrus tree. Oranges originated in southeast Asia,  India, Vietnam or Southern China. The fruit of Citrus sinensis is called a sweet orange. The English name derives from the Sanskrit naranga – s(“ Orange tree”). Varieties: The Persian orange, grown widely in Southern Europe after its introduction to Italy in the 11th century. It is bitter in ...

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Jack Fruit

Jack fruit Yercaud

Jackfruit trees in Yercaud are sighted almost everywhere and it is one of the most commonest fruit. It is cultivated widely by the people of  Yercaud. The jackfruit tree can produce about 100 to 200 fruits a year. The tree starts to yield fruit from the month of May to July. Jackfruits have a distinctive sweet and fruity aroma. The ...

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Avocado – Butter Fruit

Butter fruit yercaud

Avocado or Butter Fruit are grown commercially. The tree grows to a height of 20 m (66 ft), with alternately arranged leaves 12–25 cm (4.7–9.8 in) long. The pear-shaped fruit is 7–20 cm (2.8–7.9 in) long, weighs between 100 and 1,000 g (3.5 and 35.3 oz), and has a large central seed, 5–6.4 cm (2.0–2.5 in) long. Butter Fruit is a seasonal fruit, which matures on the tree, but ripens ...

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Guava in Yercaud

Guava in Yercaud

Guava is one of the most common fruit eaten in Yercaud. This fruit is famous for its benefits health. Guava for Health 1. Immunity Booster Did you know: Guavas are one of the richest sources of vitamin C? It’s true. Guavas contain 4 times the vitamin C content present in oranges. Vitamin C helps improve immunity and protects you against ...

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Pears

Pears in Yercaud

Who doesn’t like those juicy and sweet pears especially in summer? They provide some much-needed relief with their fiber-rich juiciness to give a cooling effect, especially for kids. They have a lot of fiber content, and the antioxidants present in them help to fight against many health problems, thus improving immunity. Its local names include ‘Perikkai‘ in Telugu, ‘Nashpati‘ in ...

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