September 23, 2020
Vietnamese Food

Fruits in Southern of Viet Nam

Fruits in Southern of Viet Nam

Today I talk about some fruits in Southern of Viet Nam. Fruits in this area are almost all year, but the most abundant is in May, June of lunar year. In this season, fruits quality are delicious and more sweet. Summer is the  season of tropical fruits.

The Mekong Delta currently has 288,000 hectares of fruit trees. At present, Vietnamese fruits are exported to 76 countries, creating many good opportunities for gardeners. According to the plan of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, from now to 2020, there will be 12 fruit trees main concentrated in Southern of Vietnam.

Durian in the garden

Durian in Ben Tre province (Mekong River) have just harvest for prepare to sales

Especially  in Ben Tre province (in Mekong Delta) is one of the best place to get delicious fruits, on the occasion of Doan Ngo festival , this province  organized Fruit Festival  the 14th year of – fruit delicious, safe , the number of participants is very crowed  with a variety of products ,many delicious taste of  fruits as  Ri 6 durian, Mangosteen. In addition, this season also have Thai rambutan, rambutan, Hoa Loc mango, Nam Roi pomelo, …

The fruits of the South most abundant in Viet Nam, especially from June. So this is also the month was chosen to celebrate the Southern fruit festival. You can see in Suoi Tien Park (Ho Chi Minh City)


Fruit festival in Suoi Tien Park

All kind of fruits in this festival are cheaper than orthers outside markets


Jackfruit is just only 8.000 vnd/kg .The fruits  here guarantees quality & safety

Most popular fruits that we’re very easy on street are mango, orange, grapefruit, jackfruit, durian, banana, rambutan, mangosteen,  dragon fruit, pineapple …

The fruit looks good because the yellow color is irresistibly attractive. And so, perhaps these are the two most selling fruits of the day.

Durian looks very attractive

Many fruits look very delecious, especially mango, durian, jackfruit, rambutan, and mangosteen.

This is durian have just cut down from trees



Rambutans garden




Unripe mangosteen on the tree

Some fruits in Southern of Viet Nam are sold in the market

These are the typical fruits of the western area. Hope every body can have a look about fruits in Southern of Viet Nam.