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How is a fruit formed?

A fruit is the plant equivalent of the human womb. When a flower is pollinated the fruit starts to form around it and may perform several purposes such as feeding the growing (MORE)

Can you eat the fruit from a Joshua tree?

The stems can be baked, and the blossoms, minus the bitter centers, can be cooked and eaten. The young flower stalks are edible. The flowers are edible raw or cooked as a poth (MORE)

Are sausage tree fruits poisonous?

The sausage tree or Kigelia Africana is toxic to humans. But it is eaten by some animals like giraffes, elephants, baboons, monkeys, and some parrots. I believe it's a very he (MORE)

What eats the tawa tree fruit?

The kereru (a North Island wood pigeon) and the Kokako are the only  two birds that can eat the fruit of the tawa tree and disperse its  seeds.
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What does fruit do for the tree?

Since fruit are seed bearing structures, their purpose is to  provide something that will be taken, consumed and then planted  elsewhere when the animal (or person) that con (MORE)