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13 Facts About The Tamarillo Worth Knowing

1.The tamarillo fruit is the fruit of a subtropical shrub, native to Central and South America. It is said to be one of the lost food of the Incas. 2. Tamarillos are grown as a commercial crop in New Zealand, Ecuador and Colombia. 3. Tamarillos were first introduced in the United States by the USDA from seeds the agency acquired in 1913 and 1926, first planted at a facilty in California. Today, tamarillos are still grown on a smaller scale