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List of Fruits That Start With Y

Are you someone who is perpetually hungry? If yes, then instead of looking for various processed snacks in food stores, stuff your refrigerator with all kinds of juicy, sweet and sour fruits.

Fruits are healthy in every possible way. They provide better immunity and are fun to eat as well. With all these deadly diseases surrounding us, we need to take extra care of our health now as the risk involved is getting higher with each passing day and what better way to start your day with than some fresh fruits starting with Y. 

It is difficult enough to look for words beginning with Y as they are really few, but to explore fruits that start with Y is an even tedious thing to do. Don’t panic, you don’t have to do the research. We have everything covered for you as we compiled a list of fruits starting with Y. 

Here are some fruits beginning with Y that we were able to find.

Fruits That Start With Y

Read this list to increase your knowledge in the fruits category, at least for the fruits that start with Y.

1. Yuzu

yuzu fruit
Yuzu Fruit [ Image Credit: Wikipedia ]
The first fruit that starts with Y is Yuzu. Its scientific name is Citrus Junos and it grows on a plant in the family Rutaceae. It is a hybrid of orange and is similar to lemon. It originated in China and is also grown in Japan.

2. Yumberry

yumberry fruit
Yumberry Fruit [ Image Credit: Wikipedia ]
Its scientific name is Morella Rubra and is grown mainly in China. They are dark red in color and have a sweet and sour taste. Rich in vitamin C, yumberry is good for the heart and eyesight.

Yangmei is another name for yumberry and is, therefore, one of the fruits that start with Y. 

3. Yali Pear

yali pear
Yali Pear [ Image Credit: Wikipedia ]
Commonly known as Chinese white pear and scientifically known as Pyrus bretschneideri is sweet in taste and is shaped like a water droplet. It has white flesh and is slightly larger than a regular pear.

4. Yellow Passion Fruit

yellow passion fruit
Yellow Passion Fruit [ Image Credit : Wikipedia ]
This is one of the fruits that start with Y. It is almost round in shape and has a gelatin-like pulp inside that tastes sweet. Its scientific name is P. edulis f. Flavicarpa. The fruit is rich in amino acids.

5.Yellow Watermelon

yellow watermelon
Yellow Watermelon [ Image Credit: Specialty Produce ]
Mainly grown in Africa, yellow watermelon is yet another fruit that starts with Y and has yellow flesh inside instead of red or pink. The outside shell is however exactly the same. The inside flesh is yellow due to the lack of an antioxidant called lycopene.

6. Young Berry

youngberries
Young Berry is a hybrid of three different berries. [ Image Credit: Wikipedia ]
This is the last kind of fruit that starts with Y and is a hybrid of three different fruits including raspberries, blackberries, and dewberries. It is grown in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The berries are red in color and sweet in taste.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have answered most asked FAQs about the fruits that commence with letter D.

1. Which of these fruits that start with the letter Y are expensive?

Yuzu mainly grows in China. Due to scarcity, fresh Yuzu fruit is sold at high prices of $15 to $40 per kilogram. Although, you can find the packaged Yuzu extract in the stores or at e-commerce sites.

2. Which of these fruits are exotic?

 Young Berries are the hybrid of three berries which are raspberries, blackberries and dewberries. They grow in high fertile clay soils and can be cultivated in small farms and home gardens.

3. Which of the fruits that begin with the letter Y are common in India?

Some of these fruits, which are yellow watermelon and yellow passion fruit, are available locally, seasonally and are common in India. You can even find exotic fruit such as young berries as they are imported to India due to its demand.

Final Words

These were all the fruits of the letter Y.

We are sure that you now know more fruits that start with Y than you did before. Also, try them out if they are available near you. You never know what might suit your taste buds in the first go from these fruits of the letter Y.

 

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