The Baobab tree in Limpopo, South Africa Well over 2000 years old... known as the tree of life. It's fruit, which looks like a gourd, is filled with big black seeds surrounded by tart cream, slightly powdery pulp. For years the Africans have eaten both the leaves and fruit which is also known as monkey bread. Now it is being hailed by Westerners as a new superfruit. It is said to have six times the Vitamin C levels of an orange as well as vitamin A, twice the amount of calcium of milk.
For all you Little prince fans a Boabab: Also known as the "tree of life", Baobab trees, found in Africa and India, can live for several thousand years. They have little wood fiber, but can store large quantities of water. mywiki.ws/... #Trees #Baobab_Tree #Africa #India