My name is Sour sop
I am a tropical fruit, I was first grown in Mexico, I was then introduced top Central America, South America , the Caribbean and the West Indies and other tropical countries as far as Africa.
I am an evergreen tree with green broad leaves, I can grow from
8 to 20 feet in height.
I have several names ; My English name is Sour sop, my Filipino name is Guyabano, my scientific names is Annona Muricata, Linnauesu, my Brazilian name is Graviola, my Spanish name is Guanabana. I also have many shapes. I can be round, oval, heart-shaped or oblong.
My skin is green, leathery and spiky looking. I can measure from 8 to 12 inches long and can weigh up to 2.5 kilos, my flesh is creamy, tangy and juicy, my seeds are black –brown in colour.
I am rich in vitamin c, vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, dietary Fibre, calcium, potassium and other healing propensities. You can eat me when I am ripe, you can make candies, tarts, milk shakes, beverages and eat me with ice-cream.
Research studies have shown; that I am a natural cancer cell killer. I am 10,000 times stronger than chemotherapy and I only kill the cancer cells, leaving the healthy cells safe.
My fruit, juice, leaves, bark and seeds, and roots have been
Used by medicine men for centuries’ as health remedies.
Did you know?
I help the body to heal itself.
I strengthen the immune system.
I keep deadly infection away.
I attack cancer cells safely and effectively.
I boost your energy and improve your out look on life during cancer treatment.
I help protect the body from heart disease, asthma and liver problems.
If you have health problems that my juice and fruit can help, please try me.
If you never eaten this fruit, please do a test to see if you have any allergic reaction to me.