(See also Farm Links - for seeds,
nurseries, growing advice)
Tropical Fruit Network (TFNet)
I ndependent and self-financing global network set up under the
auspices of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United
Provides information, recipes and a food trail on tropical fruit
grown in Far North Queensland.
Mango Wines, Near Mareeba in Far North Queensland you can taste
dry, medium and sweet Mango wine. We think they taste excellent
and make a great present if you can resist opening the bottles until
you get home.
Rare Fruit Growers
There is much information on fruit at this site including the description
of 250 rare and unusual edible plants.
Processing in the Home
Describes the six basic steps that you need to take with your coffee
A wonderful zany site which tells you 'everything you want to know
about Durian but were afraid to ask".You will find recipes,
news, stories, books and poems about Durians.
Crops from Brazil - David Arkcoll
This article covers a range of virtually unknown crops from the
Amazon and evaluates each fruit for their market potential. Soursop
is included as one of the fruit.
News and Information
Describes how to select a fresh pineapple, and how to grow them
as well as general reference info and links to other pineapple sites.
A list of all the tropical fruits found in Thailand and the months
in which each type of fruit is in season.
A portal to the world of citrus - based on the Florida Citrus Industry
and linked to other citrus sites around the world
to the world of limes
Everything you want to know about limes in Australia with recipes,
varieties and availability
Details on Australian Native Fruits, Herbs and Spice for Foodservice
Tropical Fruit Poster
This poster shows 35 different tropical fruit, is 24" by 36"
and costs $US15.
Fruit News Magazine Online - The Rare Fruit Home Page
Contains a collection of interesting articles on tropical
fruit, plus the indexes to old Tropical Fruit News publications
which can be ordered. It also offers the "Tropical Fruit Recipes"
book for $US18
and Enjoy Tropical Fruit
Selected chapters from the book of the same name and includes Durian,
Mangosteen, Jakfruit, Breadfruit, Rambutan, and Mamey Sapote. Five
chapters out of 30 are online. Book costs $39 within Australia,
Fruit Discussion List
A list for people who research, grow and love rare fruit. Focus
on tropical/subtropical fruits: their identification, botany,preservation,
and culture. To subscribe, send a message to egroups.com-subscribe@rarefruit
or go to this e-group's home page.
fresh produce search engine
Fresh produce search engine designed to help all sections of the
Industry find produce and new contacts.
The rind of the mangosteen is rich in xanthones which is made into
a whole fruit puree, which becomes a nutritional drink
and Guarana - Fruits of the Amazon
Importing a range of rainforest fruits direct from Brazil. Acai,
Acerola and Guarana are just the beginning of a long list of medicinal
plants whose benefits are now just being discovered in Western cultures
Why Don't You Participate and Recommend a Link?
a link or view sites recommended by other tropical fruit enthusiasts