GUYABANO

from the Spanish guanĂ¡bana

guyabano
soursop

 

Guyabano


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.