Generally eaten fresh but can be dried, frozen or canned with little
loss of flavour.
of Lychee Recipes from Lychees Online
University - Centre for New Crops and Plants - Lychee
This site is a chapter from a book written by Julia Morton.
Gives a detailed description of the different varieties, climate,
soil, season, pests and diseases and food uses. You can purchase
this classic book Fruits
of Warm Climates online from Amazon.
of Florida - Info Sheet:Lychee
This site gives very detailed information including a description
of the plant, cliimate and soil, cultivars, propogation, planting,
pollinating, fertilizing, pruning, production and harvest, ripening
and storage, uses and pests.
Rare Fruit Growers: Fruit Facts - Lychee
This page describes the plant in detail and how to grow it,
as well as providing a list of the different varieties available.
Growers Like Lychees and Longans
Published in the January 1998 issue of Agricultural Research magazine,
US Department of Agriculture., A description of the research that
ensured the status of these fruits as viable commercial crops by
proving that neither the longan nor the lychee hosts the dreaded
Caribbean fruit fly.
You can join a discussion group and ask any questions you have about
lychees. There is also a good links page here which will take you
to more lychee pages.
Recipes, photos, articles. marketing and promotion of lychee products
by lychee growers in the USA.