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We Love Apricot - Exit To Armenia Travel & Tours

This is Armenian Apple, it has a scientific name Prunus Armeniaca that first used in the year of 1623. Other countries like Iran, France, and Italy are also producing this fruit worldwide but what they have is just only a species of this fruit because Apricot is originated in Armenia, so the genuine delicious taste of it can only be found in Armenia.

It's not just only a unique and tasty fruit but it also reaches of nutrients. In a 100 gram amount, raw apricots supply 48 calories and are composed of 11% of carbohydrates, 1% protein, less than 1% fat and 86% water. Raw Apricot is a moderate source of vitamin A and Vitamin C, and that is the secrete of Armenians to stay healthy and strong.

Apricot is a small tree, 8-12 m (26-39 ft) tall, with a trunk up to 40 cm (16 in) in diameter and a dense, spreading canopy. The leaves are ovate, 5-9 cm (2.0-3.5 in) long and 4-8 cm (1.6-3.1 in) wide, with a rounded base, a pointed tip, and a finely serrated margin.

60 days old Apricot

What do you think of this fruit? Do you think you will gonna like it? Come and have day tour package with Exit to Armenia Travel & Tours to see it for your self.

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