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The Kiwano is a prickly fruit.
02-APR-2013

The Kiwano is a prickly fruit.

Bought for the photo op.
It is sour-ish. Green jelly-like inside with seeds like a cucumber. I had to leave it, :-)
It will go in the compost :-)


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Shayne06-Apr-2013 23:53
it served a great purpose then
irena03-Apr-2013 07:33
Some kind of the cucumber... Very interesting fruit, I've never seen it in our markets. Beautiful light, color, sharpness and dof. V
Irene Wehrli03-Apr-2013 07:22
Looks as if it would say - "don't eat me" - good capture Sheila and thanks for the explanation!
Irene
Carl Carbone03-Apr-2013 02:37
Pretty colors and nice perspective.
LynnH03-Apr-2013 01:34
I wonder how it is used?
Carol Rollins03-Apr-2013 00:29
Great shot of this odd little fruit.
woody3403-Apr-2013 00:24
Looks an exotic fruit..but after your description,think I will avoid it in the shops...interesting detail, colouring and prickly "bumps" in the skin...V
larose forest photos02-Apr-2013 21:43
Very exotic looking fruit, and beautifully shot in that golden light. V
Karen Stuebing02-Apr-2013 21:30
I guess you have to peel it. Interesting looking fruit with its prickles and round spots. Adorned with nature's art. Marvelous capture. V.
Barbara Heide02-Apr-2013 21:22
nice!
Johnny JAG02-Apr-2013 20:25
Does it have a sharp taste?
Colin Storey02-Apr-2013 19:36
Great close up of this strange looking and prickly fruit.
Brian Samuel02-Apr-2013 19:31
I thought it was a puffer fish ! :0) Now I'm relieved that its OK.
Martin Lamoon02-Apr-2013 19:20
Unusual! great capture. v
Brenda02-Apr-2013 19:11
Nice lighting. Love the shadows. I too have never tried one but I think I've seen one in our grocery store.
Bill Miller02-Apr-2013 18:41
Curious and interesting fruit, I have never seen one before.
Helen Betts02-Apr-2013 15:52
Great light and color on this unusual looking fruit. I don't recall ever seeing anything like this before!
Tom Munson02-Apr-2013 14:52
Never seen one. Nice shot, Sheila!
Janet Donnelly02-Apr-2013 14:14
That's a new one to me ...... thanks for sharing! Spectacular lighting!
Terry Sprague02-Apr-2013 13:44
Fascinating looking fruit! What does it taste like? Lovely capture.
Fong Lam02-Apr-2013 11:34
An interesting fruit with all those spines.....great still life composition and excellent with that directional light....V
Yvonne02-Apr-2013 11:09
Lovely lighting and beautiful detail & colour, quite a fascinating looking fruit!
Janice Dunn02-Apr-2013 09:42
Yes, I've seen it growing here - real unusual
Stephanie02-Apr-2013 09:20
What does this taste like?
laine02-Apr-2013 09:15
An African Cucumber...I love them. Great photo!
Ann...02-Apr-2013 08:54
It looks as if you have to be pretty determined to get into it!