excellent. I bought some for eating and tasting. They were better than those I get from our own NTUC fairprice supermarkets...perhaps, because they are freshier.
Many of our local plants in S'pore can also be found growing in Vietnam.
But the texture and taste of the fruits may be slightly different.
Below are some of the fruits and plants we saw or tasted.
This red jambu tree reminded me very much of the ones in my
old kampong of Siang Lim Park.
These are Jackfruits or "nangka" as we call them locally.
They are bigger than the "chempedak" ( Jack's cousin) but
are less aromatic.
The Buah Cherry Tree
Bamboo is very common and plentiful in Vietnam
Plants found in typical mangrove swamp
This is similar to our local "atap-chee". That sweet translucent fruit-seed
Vietnamese mint plant.
Vietnamese Mint plant.
These fruits were so attractive and I could not resist buying some
They sold the fruits by weight. Vietnamese lychees are as good as