Asked in Blackberries
In botany the small fleshy sections or drupes making up a fruit such as a blackberry?
Asked in Fruits and Vegetables
Fruits with pits?
fruits with pits are also known as drupes or stone fruits. A drupe is a fruit with a hard stone or pit inside and contains a "fleshy" outer skin. Such as cherries,plums,peaches,dates,mangoes and apricots. Some berries are also drupes, such as raspberries and blackberries. ...
Asked in Cherries (fruit)
Is a cherry a berry?
Answer No a cherry is not a berry because cherrys are in there own family of fruit and the hace a big seed wich most berries dont. they also grow on trees rather than bush's. Answer No, a cherry is not a berry the correct term for a cherry is a Drupe. Drupes are fleshy and juicy, but not throughour the entire fruit. Drupes have an outer fleshy layer and an inner woody layer calle d the stone (a.k.a. pit) that surrounds the...
Asked in Fruits and Vegetables
What type of a fruit is a plum?
A plum is known as a 'drupe'. In botany, a drupe is a fruit in which an outer fleshy part (exocarp, or skin; and mesocarp, or flesh) surrounds a shell (the pit or stone or pyrene) of hardened endocarp with a seed inside. These fruits develop from a single carpel, and mostly from flowers with superior ovaries. The definitive characteristic of a drupe is that the hard, lignified stone (or pit) is derived from the ovary wall of the flower. Other fleshy fruits...
Asked in Earth Sciences
What is the scientific word for berries?
"Berry" is a technical term in botany. It means "a fleshy fruit produced from a single ovary." Some things that are commonly called berries are not, technically speaking, actually berries, and some things that aren't commonly called berries really are berries. Some examples: Avocados are berries Bananas are berries Grapes are berries Pumpkins are berries Watermelons are berries Blueberries are berries Cranberries are berries Bayberries are drupes Cherries are drupes Blackberries and Raspberries are aggregate fruits Mulberries are multiple fruits Strawberries are accessory fruits ...
What is a subtropical berry?
# An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary and having the whole wall fleshy, such as the grape or tomato. # A small, juicy, fleshy fruit, such as a blackberry or raspberry, regardless of its botanical structure. ...
Asked in Food & Cooking
What do drupes look like?
A drupe fruit is a fruit with a fleshy outer skin surrounding an inner stone - it is a category of fruit, not a single fruit in particular. The 'Drupe' family includes plums, damsons, apricots, cherries, olives, mangos, nectarines and peaches. ...
Asked in Botany or Plant Biology
From which part of the blackberry seed helps in seed dispersal?
I think its the hard part, not the fleshy part whicch is only to attract animals which then digest and disperse the seed. ...
What is the name of the fruit of the blackthorn?
Sloe is the name of the fruit of the blackthorn. Specifically, blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) produces a fruit which is called "sloe" and categorized as "drupe". Drupes have fleshy exteriors surrounding a pit, pyrene, or stone and a seed. Sloes have plum-like appearances. ...
Is calamansi is simple fruit?
The calamansi is a fleshy citrus fruit which is categorized as a simple fruit.  Simple fruits can be either dry or fleshy, and result from the ripening of a simple or compound ovary in a flower with only one pistil. The calamansi fruit looks like a lemon, lime or orange, has sections and each section has a seed. ...
Asked in Actors & Actresses
What actors and actresses appeared in Fleshy Loves Kittens - 2007?
The cast of Fleshy Loves Kittens - 2007 includes: Bob Atchisson as Fleshy Erin Dempsey as Beauty ...