Is a pineapple a citrus fruit?

Answer Pineapple is a fruit, but it is not a citrus fruit. Citrus fruits belong to the family Rutaceae. Pineapple, however, are of the family Bromeliaceae. One of the main differences between the two is t... Read More »

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Is pineapple a citrus fruit?

A pineapple is not a citrus fruit. The pineapple (Ananas comosus Merr) is a member of the family Bromelicaceae, while citrus fruits belong to the family Rutacea. Pineapple fruit is the stem of the ... Read More »

Is a pineapple considered a citrus fruit?

Pineapple isn't considered a citrus fruit; it belongs to the Bromeliaceae family along with another 2,000 species. However, pineapples are the only bromeliad that produce edible fruit. Citrus fruit... Read More »

Is a kiwi fruit a citrus fruit?

No. 'Citrus' refers to the Lemon, Lime, Grapefruit, Orange family of fruits. A Kiwi fruit is not related to any of these.

What is a citrus fruit?

Popular types of citrus fruit include oranges, lemons, limes, grapefruit and tangerines; different varieties of each type exist, such as navel oranges or Meyer lemons.HistoryCitrus fruits grow worl... Read More »