Scientific Name : Annona muricata
Varieties: common, mountain, jungle
Spanish/Common Names: guanabana, graviola, kowosol
Origins: northern South America
When/How to Eat: Ripen 2-3 days after being cut from tree. Cut in half and scoop/detach flesh from skin and remove seeds.
Nutritional Value: Good source of ascorbic acid (increases antioxidants in body)
Good source of fiber
Suggested to slow down / eliminate cancer cells.
Buying Options :
– Small Box contains up to 10 pounds of fruit
– Large Box contains up to 15-20 pounds.
– Extra Large Box contains up to 25-40 pounds.
– Bulk Box contains up to 50 pounds.
Soursop is a fruit native to south and central America. It grows in the Caribbean and very well in Saint Lucia. You are now able to buy soursop online via Shop D Caribbean and setup a long standing relationship.
It is in the same genus, Annona, as cherimoya and is in the Annonaceae family.
The flavour has been described as a combination of strawberry and pineapple, with sour citrus flavour notes contrasting with an underlying creamy flavour reminiscent of coconut or banana.
Soursop is widely promoted (sometimes as "graviola") as an alternative cancer treatment.
When you do buy soursop online via Shop D Caribbean we ensure we ship your product to you in record time. We fully understand the eagerness you await with for your amazing fruit.
Soursop, also known as graviola, is the fruit of Annona muricata, a type of tree native to tropical regions of the Americas ( 1 ). This prickly green fruit has a creamy texture and a strong flavor that is often compared to pineapple or strawberry.
According to Healthline
The Graviola/Guyabano/Soursop tree provides numerous purposes; its fruit can be eaten ripe or used to make various types of desserts. The concoction of its leaves contains numerous beneficial effects to the body’s health and effective in treating and preventing several types of diseases.Its leaves have vitamin A, B, C, E, riboflavin, thiamine, niacin, polyphenols, and pantothenic acid.
It also contains anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiviral, anti-microbial, and anti-cancer properties. It has antioxidants, which fights free radicals that can cause various types of diseases. Soursop leaf tea can provide energy, calm nerves, prevents constipation, leg cramps, and anemia. It can also regulate the blood sugar levels in the body, reduce the cholesterol levels, aids weight loss, and treats back pain.
Frequently asked questions
Is your sea moss pool grown?
No, our sea moss is ethically sourced from the pristine waters of St. Lucia by our team of divers.
Is this Jamaican Sea Moss?
No, our sea moss is St. Lucian - the #1 sea moss in terms of quality.
What sea moss species do you sell?
We sell eucheuma cottonii.
How long does it take to receive the products?
After you place an order, we process it within 1 day and ship it out. Delivery usually takes 3-4 days. Every order comes with tracked shipping. Please note that due to high demand we run out of stock and shipping gets delayed by 3-4 days.
Are your products approved by the FDA?
Yes, our products are checked at the border control by the FDA. We are also certified by the Agirculutural Ministry Of St. Lucia, a phytosanitary certificate can be provided on request.