List of national fruits

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This list of national fruits is arranged alphabetically by country. Some national fruits are officially designated, some are unofficial.

National fruits[edit]

Country Common name Scientific name Picture Reference
 Armenia apricot Prunus armeniaca Apricot and cross section.jpg
 Austria apple Malus domestica Red Apple.jpg [1]
 Azerbaijan pomegranate Punica granatum Granatäpfel.JPG [2]
 Bangladesh jackfruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Arto commun 070509 0128 ltn.jpg [3]
 Brazil cupuaçu[citation needed] Theobroma grandiflorum Cupuassu.jpg
 Cambodia chicken egg banana
(chek pong moan in Khmer)
Musa aromatica Bananas dsc07803.jpg [4]
 Central African Republic banana Musa acuminata,
Musa balbisiana,
or Musa paradisiaca
Bananavarieties.jpg [5]
 China fuzzy kiwi Actinidia deliciosa Kiwi aka.jpg [6]
jujube Ziziphus zizyphus Jujube mure.jpg [7]
 Colombia Borojó Alibertia patinoi Borojó Fruto.jpg [8]
Curuba Banana passionfruit Curuba.jpg [9]
 England apple Malus domestica Red Apple.jpg
 Germany apple Malus domestica Red Apple.jpg [10]
India India mango Mangifera indica Apple mango and cross section edit1.jpg [11]
Indonesia Indonesia durian, especially red durian Durio kutejensis Pekawai 070314 0221 utk.jpg
jackfruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Jackfruit of Bangladesh2.jpg
 Iran pomegranate[citation needed] Punica granatum Granatäpfel.JPG
 Jamaica ackee Blighia sapida Ackee 001.jpg [12]
 Japan Japanese persimmon Diospyros kaki Threekakifruit-cutopen.jpg [13]
 Malaysia rambutan Nephelium lappaceum Rambutan Fruit.jpg
 Mexico avocado[citation needed] Persea americana Avocado.jpeg
 Pakistan mango (Summer fruit) Mangifera indica An unripe mango in jaffna.JPG [14]
guava (Winter fruit) Psidium Guavas in Pakistan.jpg
 Philippines mango Mangifera indica Apple mango and cross section edit1.jpg
 Serbia damson plum P. domestica subsp. insititia Wegierka Zwykla1.jpg
 Thailand mangosteen Garcinia mangostana Mangosteen.jpeg -

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Oststeirischer Apfel". Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Pearls of Baku". Retrieved 9 November 2014. 
  3. ^ Jackfruit – National Fruit of Bangladesh.
  4. ^ The Royal Decree states the chicken egg banana is known as Musa aromatica but this is an outdated taxonomic name still used in Cambodia. This cultivar is also known as kluai khai in Thailand which has a similar meaning, that being "Egg Banana." And it is known as pisang mas in Malaysia in which they can be found to be synonyms for the Lady's Finger Banana.
  5. ^ The Travel Book - Central African Republic. Retrieved 2014-16-09
  6. ^ "National Symbols of China". Retrieved 2009-12-06. 
  7. ^ "红日子倡导将红枣定为中国的"国果"". Retrieved 2011-10-18. 
  8. ^ "Fruits in Colombia". Retrieved 2015-01-03. 
  9. ^ "Fruits in Colombia "". Retrieved 2015-01-03. 
  10. ^ "German National Fruit, the Little Fleiner Apple". 18 November 2009. 
  11. ^ "National Fruit". Govt. of India Official website. 
  12. ^ "This is Jamaica". National Symbols of Jamaica. Retrieved 2006-06-04. 
  13. ^
  14. ^ "National Symbols of Pakistan". Government of Pakistan. Retrieved 2013-08-23.