BASKET OF APPLES-3

by Rob Gaston, November 1st, 2015

Even though we’ve survived Halloween and crossed the threshold into November, there is so much goodness around apples that we’re going to talk about them a little longer while they are still #INseason. How about some fun apple facts?

We didn’t know this one: the science of apple growing is called pomology!

file000249334770

There are 2500 varieties of apples in the US, and 7500 varieties across the globe. How many of them can you name?

J3A1mFnt

 

And how about this health tip: the peel contains two-thirds of the fiber in an apple and has loads of antioxidants. So maybe the old saying about keeping the doctor away is really true!

Latest posts by Rob (see all)