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If you could have only one fruit...

  1. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    for the rest of your life, what would it be?

    For me, mango!

    1. Mark Knowles profile image60
      Mark Knowlesposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Tomatoes. big_smile

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      woolman60posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I would have to say Kiwi

  2. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    Mark, have you ever had a home-grown GA tomato? Like maybe an Early Girl?

    1. Mark Knowles profile image60
      Mark Knowlesposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Not that one, but I can imagine.....

      I loooove Tomatoes and we are in UGLY tomato season here at the moment. Beautiful flavor.


      1. EmpressFelicity profile image73
        EmpressFelicityposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Oooer, what a monster!

        Can we class tomatoes as a vegetable, so it's possible to keep tomatoes and have a sweet fruit as well?

        My favourite fruit is raspberry so I'd have to keep that I suppose.  Don't want to lose any of the others, though!

  3. Joy56 profile image78
    Joy56posted 7 years ago

    Mark did you ever get your greenhouse to grow your tomatoes....

  4. Origin profile image59
    Originposted 7 years ago

    I've always liked cantaloupe, I'd probably pick that one.

  5. earnestshub profile image88
    earnestshubposted 7 years ago

    Some may expect me to pick bananas, so I will. smile

    1. Joy56 profile image78
      Joy56posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      bananas, i am chosing that one two, so easy to eat, why do you think, people expect you to eat bananas,

      1. earnestshub profile image88
        earnestshubposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Well, I may have mentioned bananas once or twice on "Hijack this post" forum. smile

    2. Richieb799 profile image77
      Richieb799posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I was gonna say Banana's! what would we do without Banana milkshakes!

  6. Derek D profile image58
    Derek Dposted 7 years ago

    For me, there's nothing like ice cold Pineapple chunks...........cool

  7. Devon S profile image45
    Devon Sposted 7 years ago

    Grapes Grapes and more Grapes smile


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      Precious Williamsposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I'm with you.  It has to be grapes.  My friends have been known to hide theirs if I'm in the acinity because I can't resist them.

  8. Alison Graham profile image97
    Alison Grahamposted 7 years ago

    It would have to be strawberries, but only if I could freshly pick them each day from my strawberry patch - we grow a variety called Pegasus and they are the best I have ever tasted!

  9. oliversmum profile image88
    oliversmumposted 7 years ago

    I love Kiwi Fruit smile smile

  10. ediggity profile image60
    ediggityposted 7 years ago


  11. Uninvited Writer profile image83
    Uninvited Writerposted 7 years ago

    I have to go along with bananas also.

  12. Jewels profile image85
    Jewelsposted 7 years ago

    Cherries.  My all time favorite, can't get enough.  Cherry jam, cherry covered in chocolate.  Cherries and icecream.  Cherry solitair. Yummmmmmmm smile

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      Lecieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      cherries are my favorite as well, i can eat them with out anything else just munch on them for a light snack. i also make cherry brownies and my own cherry ice cream and jello desserts.

  13. NaomiR profile image88
    NaomiRposted 7 years ago

    Bananas -- in fact I'm eating one right now!

  14. Ultimate Hubber profile image63
    Ultimate Hubberposted 7 years ago

    I can see the effects of food contest here in forums! lol

    For me its LYCHEE!!!!
    BTW it was really hard to choose!

    Does anybody else loves lychee?

    1. fifacrzy profile image51
      fifacrzyposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I love lychees

      Although I won't choose lychees, I will choose mangoes as long as they are all sweet and ripe. smile

  15. DonnaCSmith profile image88
    DonnaCSmithposted 7 years ago

    wild scuppernong grapes

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    Audreveaposted 7 years ago


    I'm with Jewels on the cherries though - YUM

  17. hublim profile image79
    hublimposted 7 years ago

    It's got to be Bananas.

    I'm bananas about bananas.

    Can you guess what I want to eat now?

  18. europewalker profile image76
    europewalkerposted 7 years ago


  19. myownworld profile image79
    myownworldposted 7 years ago


    Who can resist?

  20. Dobson profile image80
    Dobsonposted 7 years ago

    Watermelon, especially if as sweet as the ones I grew last summer!

    1. habee profile image94
      habeeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      We're just about to cut a big GA watermelon! It's been chillin' in the fridge for 2 days.

  21. Greek One profile image77
    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago

    Something about dried peaches really appeals to me...


    1. Misha profile image76
      Mishaposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      LOL, I can see why, and I am surprised nobody appreciated it yet lol

      As for me, I prefer apples. But MOW's cherry is quite attractive, too wink

  22. timcameron1 profile image60
    timcameron1posted 7 years ago


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    Home Girlposted 7 years ago

    Just good old apple, thank you. if there is no choise, I choose apple.

  24. andromida profile image61
    andromidaposted 7 years ago

    Always mango.

  25. wychic profile image89
    wychicposted 7 years ago

    I'd have to agree on the tomatoes...and yes, definitely home-grown, the store-bought ones have so little flavor. If it could be classified as a vegetable for this purpose, then raspberries.

    1. EmpressFelicity profile image73
      EmpressFelicityposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I've just potted up 20 Gardener's Delight tomato plants (don't know if you have them in the US), plus this year I'm also growing some little hanging basket ones.  Fingers crossed, we'll be swimming in tomatoes by September.  What doesn't get eaten raw or made into sauce will go in the freezer to add to stews and chillis!

  26. Beth100 profile image73
    Beth100posted 7 years ago

    Fresh, large, navel orange.  mmmmm  I'll be in heaven with a crate of these...  smile

  27. Balmung profile image58
    Balmungposted 7 years ago

    Fruit of the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil. If I can't get that, then a mango.

  28. shazwellyn profile image57
    shazwellynposted 7 years ago

    Dried organic apricots... yummy... if i cant have dried fruit, perhaps cherries smile

  29. angela_michelle profile image98
    angela_michelleposted 7 years ago

    Oh wow, this is such a hard one, I'm going to say grapes, no tomatoes, no grapes, no yeah, definitely, no, possibly grapes. Ahhh, such a hard one. LOL

  30. TinaMarieTad profile image77
    TinaMarieTadposted 7 years ago

    I have to say my choice would be Pineapple..

  31. Rafini profile image89
    Rafiniposted 7 years ago

    Only one?  Are you serious?  Why?  Are they outlawing all the other yummy fruits?  Oh, man!  I can't! 

    I can't reject the banana's for the oranges - they taste too good together with a bit of sugar.  I can't refuse pineapple when mixed with strawberries.  Muskmelon tastes best when found with cantaloupe.  Blueberries and strawberries are great with yogurt.  Apples, either plain or with peanut butter, but which kind of apple do I like best??  Kiwi - yum!  Mango juice is good.  So is passion fruit. 

    I can't, I tell you.  I just can't choose!  Okay, I know what I'll do.  I'll close my eyes and point to the screen....and whichever fruit I point to will be the favorite fruit of today.....

    Oranges!  lol

  32. blondepoet profile image71
    blondepoetposted 7 years ago


    Mmmm is there any doubt oh strawberries are heavenly. smile