GUYABANO

from the Spanish guanábana

guyabano
soursop



The fruit that Filipinos call guyabano has the scientific name Anona muricata. It was introduced from Mexico to the Philippines during the Spanish colonial period.


Other spellings: guayabano, guanabana


Guyabano juice is popular enough in the Philippines that it is sold in tetra-paks.


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