Apricot

Apricot
Scientific name: Prunus americana Marshall 

 

Local Name: Not known

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)

 

Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Rosaless
Family Rosaceae
Genus Prunus
Species P. armeniaca

 

 Botanical Description of Apricot

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Apricot fruits

Economic Importance

i) Very delicious fruit

ii) Seeds are also used as edible purpose

iii) The kernel oil also used as various purposes

 

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