Dates are one of the oldest cultivated fruits - it's thought that they were a staple part of
Grown in temperate regions, apples are one of the most widely cultivated tree fruits.
The two different shapes - apple and pear in which quinces grow are an obvious clue to the fruits
Like apples, to which they are related, pears come in thousands of varieties, of which only a sma
Turnips are creamy-white with a lovely purple, red or greenish upper part where the taproot has b
Once regarded as the poor relation of the shellfish family because of their small size and relati
Now mainly grown in America, Spain, the Middle East and India, pomegranates originated in Iran.
Pumpkins are the most famous of all the winter squashes, and are most associated with Halloween l
A collection of long, thick, juicy stalks around a central, tender heart, celery ranges in colour
'Chestnuts roasting on an open fire...' that kitsch old Nat King Cole song perfectly sums