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Multiple fruit facts for kids

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Pineapple and cross section
Pineapple is a kind of multiple fruit.

Multiple fruits are fruits that grow from more than one flower (called an inflorescence). Each flower in the inflorescence produces a fruit, and then these join together. There are also many multiple fruits that become dry later.

In languages other than English, the meanings of multiple and aggregate fruit are reversed.

Noni fruit dev
Noni, flowers and developing fruit
In Liquidambar, the multiple fruit later becomes dry.

Examples of multiple fruits:

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Fruto múltiple para niños

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