2016/02/09

Carambola (Star Fruit)(Guangdong)

 Carambola (Star Fruit)(Guangdong)

Carambola is one of Lingnan's delicate fruits. Its shape is peculiar and its color is verdure or bright orange color. Its skin is as thin as plastic and its flesh crispy and slippery with plenty of juice, which is sweet, sour, and tasteful. Carambola consists of 10% sugar, rich vitamin and C. Main species include juedu sweet carambola (flat top), Juedu sweet carambola (pointed top) and sour carambola, The best known species is produced at Huadi of Fangcun District.