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NATURE & GASTRONOMY

  

 

 

  durian fruit on the tree

 

Vietnam

A durian tree in Cu Chi, southern Vietnam, bearing its heavy spiky fruit. Depending on the species, the durian tree tree can grow up to 40 meters tall.

 

There are reportedly around thirty species of durian tree that belong to the genus Durio, of which at least nine produce edible fruits.

 

  durian fruit on the tree