Quince Fruit – About, Nutritional Facts and much more…

Quince fruit is similar to that of a pear, The fruit is at least 4-5 inches in height and 3-4 inches across, the tree is irregularly shaped, deciduous, growing at least 15 feet tall, the flower of this tree are really ornamental, with pale pink blossom, and these flowers then turn into these bright golden-yellow colored quince fruit. Its binomial name is Cydonia Oblonga

Nutritional Facts : It is rich in / has good source of iron, antioxidants, vitamin C, pectin fiber (which helps to lower cholesterol), dietary fiber, it is low in calories,

Culinary Purpose : They just taste like the combination of an apple and a pear. They used in jams, poached recipes, pie recipes, etc.,