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"Pouteria lucuma"



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  1. photo <b>Lucuma</b>: an ancient healing fruit from South AmericaLucuma: an ancient healing fruit from South AmericaNews
    The lucuma (Pouteria lucuma) is a subtropical fruit native to Peru, Chile and Ecuador. It is especially popular in Peru, and is closely linked to the nation's culture. For example, lucumaRead more
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    Pouteria caimito ou Lucuma caimito. Essa frutinha de nome esquisito vem ganhando notoriedade devido ao seu valor nutritivo e é um produto de exportação do Brasil, possui muitas indicaçõesRead more

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Pouteria lucuma

The lúcuma (Pouteria lucuma) is a subtropical fruit native to the Andean valleys of Chile, Ecuador, and Peru. Lucuma has been found on ceramics at burial sites of the indigenous people of coastal Peru. The Moche people had a fascination with agriculture and often chose to represent fruits and vegetables, including lucuma, in their art.In Peru harvesting season is from October to March and in...More