Fruits of Bangladesh
Bangladesh is rich in fruits. She produces many kinds of fruits all the year round. She is enriched with many gifts of nature. Fruit is one of the natural gifts. Different kinds of fruits grow plenty in Bangladesh. So Bangladesh is called the land of fruits.
Bangladesh produces many kinds of fruits. These are different in size, taste and colour. Some are solid, some are juicy. Some are big and some are small. Some are sweet and some are sour. Again the fruits are classified as summer fruits, winter fruits, and fruits in all season.
The most common fruits of Bangladesh are mangoes, jack-fruits, bananas, coconuts, pineapples etc.
The mango is summer fruits. It is called the king of fruits. There are many kinds of mangoes. They are Fazli, Langra, Gopalbhog, mohonbhogetc. They are famous for their taste and flavor. Mango grows in plenty in Rajshahi, chapi Nowabgonj and Bogra.
Jack-fruit is the biggest of all fruits in size. It is called the national fruit of Bangladesh. It is delicious and sweet. It grows in rainy season. It grows largely in Dhaka, Mymensingh and chittagong.
Banana grows almost everywhere the country. It grows all the year round. It is sweet and beautiful. The sabri and the Sagor are the best bananas.
It is a delicious food. It grows in all seasons. It grows plenty in the coastal districts. The water of green coconut is good drink. The ripe coconuts give us both food and oil.
Pine-apple is a juicy and fleshy fruit. It grows well in the districts of Sylhet and Chittagong hilltracts.
Papaw grows in all districts. Green papaws are good vegetables. The ripe papaw is tasteful.
There are many other fruits in Bangladesh. Among them lichis, black-berries, dates, melons, wood-apples, guava, lemon etc. are remarkable. These fruits are both nutritious and tasty.
Fruits are good food. They are rich in food value. They contain a lot of vitamin and mineral salts. We can also earn a lot of foreign money by exporting them to other countries.
Fruits play an important role in our life. So we should grow more fruits.