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  Rose Myrtle (fruits)

 

Vietnam

The edible fruits of Rose Myrtle are about 1 to 1,5 centimeters long, round to oval in shape, and when ripe a deep red to blackish purple in colour and full of tiny seeds.

 

In Vietnam, these sweet fruits are gathered to make a fruit wine, known as Myrtle groseille, but they are also sold as a snack by street vendors.

 

  Rose Myrtle (fruits)