GUYABANO

from the Spanish guanábana

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.