Introduction: Bangladesh is a darling child of nature. She has made her child rich with various fruits. Our soil is very fertile. So many kinds of fruits grow in different seasons all over the country. The fruits are not only tasteful and
delicious but also rich in food value. Every house in Bangladesh grows various kinds of fruits .
Kinds and sizes: Fruits are of different kinds, colours, sizes and taste. Some are big and some are small. Some taste sweet and some taste sour. Some are solid and some are juicy.
Mango: Mango is the king of fruits in Bangladesh. It is the fruit of summer season. There are many varieties of mangoes. They are Langra, Fazli, Gopalbhog, Mohanbhog etc. These mangoes are famous for taste, flavour and sweetness. Fazli is also famous for its size and sweet taste. Mangoes grow in plenty in Rajshahi, Dinajpur
Jack Fruits: The jack fruit is the biggest fruit in our country. It is also a summer fruit. It is delicious and sweet to taste. It is green in colour but inside is yellow. It has a rough and prickly skin. Inside the skin the fruits are found to
be composed of many flakes. Each of the flake contains a stone. Jack fruit grows in plenty in hilly areas of Chittagong and Sylhet and in the high land of Dhaka, Narsingdi, Mymensingh and Comilla. It is our national fruit.
The Banana: Banana is another popular fruit in our country. It grows in plenty throughout the whole year in all parts of our country. There are many kinds of bananas such as the Champa, the Sabri, the Amritasagar. Amritasagar of Dhaka and Sabri of Mymensingh are the best. Banana is delicious and nutritious. The green plaintain is eaten as vegetables. Banana has high demand throughout the year.
The Coconut: The coconut is another delicious fruit. It is a common fruit. It grows everywhere in Bangladesh but in plenty in the district of Khulna, Barishal and Patuakhali. Its sweet and cold water quenches our thirst in hot summer. Its cernel is a tasty food.
The Pine Apple: The pine apple is another good fruit. It is a fruit of rainy season. It grows in plenty in Sylhet. It is full of sweet juice.
The Lichi: The lichi is another good fruit. It grows everywhere in Bangladesh but plenty in Rajshahi. It is very small. It is very sweet. The lichies of Rajshahi are most famous. Children are fond of lichies.
Orange, Papaw, Palm: The orange is another good fruit in Bangladesh. It is juicy and tasteful. The orange is good for liver. It grows mainly in the district of Sylhet. The papaw is also a good fruit. It is delicious and nutritious. It is also good for liver. It grows everywhere in Bangladesh. The palm is also a well known fruit in Bangladesh.
Other Fruits: Among other fruits, black-berries, dates, plums, melons and guava are very well known. They are also good fruits. Children are fond of black berries. The watery juice of melons is cool and refreshing. Guavas contain sufficient amount of vitamins.
Sour fruits: There are some fruits that taste sour. They are called sour fruits. The tamarind, the kamranga and the lemon are sour fruits.
Usefulness: Fruits are useful in many ways. The fruits are not only sweet, delicious but also nutritious. Fruits meet up our demand for different vitamins. Many families in Bangladesh grow various kinds of fruits, sell them in the market and earn a lot of money. Some fruits are also exported to foreign countries to earn money. Besides, various kinds of tonic, syrups, jams and jellies are made from the juice of fruits. Seasoned prickle is also made from fruits.
Conclusion: Fruits grow in plenty in Bangladesh but many fruits are rotten for want of proper care and processing systems. We should grow more fruits so that we can earn a lot of foreign exchange by exporting themFruit culture and fruit taking can ensure our national health. So our government should come forward to take proper steps of processing system and encourage people to grow more fruits.