In general, Fruit means the fleshy seed-associated structures of a plant that are sour or sweet and edible such as bananas, apples, lemons, grapes, strawberries and oranges. Eating fruit provides several health benefits like reduced risk of some chronic diseases. Here is the list of most expensive fruits in the world!
Yubari King Melon – $30,000/pair
Yubari King Melon can only be produced in certain regions and is a hybrid of two other melons. They are popular and expensive because of their perfect sweetness. A pair of Yubari King Melon was auctioned for $29,000 in Sapporo(in 2018) makes it World’s most expensive melon.
Densuke Watermelon – $6,100
The flesh of Densuke watermelon is much sweeter than the regular watermelons sold elsewhere. These types are mainly grow in Hokkaido, Japan. Densuke watermelons contains visibly darker rind and are also limited in numbers which puts them in high demand and high price.
Ruby Roman Grapes – $8,400
In India, Ruby Roman grapes are normally costs around Rs 750,000. This type is a variety of table grape grown and marketed entirely in Japan. The first Ruby Roman grapes went on sale in August 2008 for $26 per grape. In addition, a single bunch of Ruby Roman grapes weight of about 700 grams sold for $8400.
Taiyo no Tamago Mangoes – $3,000
Taiyo no Tamago also known as Egg of the Sun is a variety of mango grown in the Miyazaki prefecture and sold throughout Japan. This tasty fruit is soft and rich with an exceptional sweetness. Miyazaki Mango labeled as the “Egg of the Sun”, each mango must weigh at least 350 grams and with a high sugar concentration that exceeds 15 brix.
Lost Gardens of Heligan Pineapple – $1,500
The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall, UK, is a pineapple pit, the kind that Victorian gardeners used in the 18th century. Normally, these pineapples are not sold but they’re valued at more than $1,500 each. Lost Gardens of Heligan Pineapple was nurtured over two years using traditional and very expensive Victorian gardening techniques.
Square Watermelon – $800
Square Watermelons are pretty much expensive because it requires a lot of work. These are grown naturally and it’s so easy you can even do it in your own veggie patch at home. But unlike other watermelons, it doesn’t taste any better – and some even say taste worse!
Sembikiya Queen Strawberries – $85/pack
Sembikiya Queen Strawberries are completely red and considered to be the most beautiful strawberries in the world. With perfect dark green leaf, you can even see the white seeds popping out through the bright red skin.
Dekopon Citrus – $80/pack of six
Dekopon Citrus is a sweet and seedless variety of mandarin orange. This fruit was developed in Japan in 1972 and is a hybrid between Kiyomi and Ponkan. It is distinctive due to its large size and the large protruding bump on the top of the fruit.
Sekai Ichi Apples – $12
This is one of the largest varieties of apples first released from Japan in 1974. Sekai ichi means world’s number one in Japanese, with the circumference of 30-46 cm (12-18 in) and weight of 0.90 kg. Normally, the skin has a yellow background overlaid with red stripes but some fruits are entirely red if they receive enough sun while growing.
Buddha Shaped Pears – $9
Like a lucky Buddha shaped pears are hugely popular in China and Vietnam. These pears look really amazing to everyone who first seeing it! The fruit is shaping slowly along with growing ,it will start with the head then the belly. This Buddha shaped pears can be used as a surprise gift to your friends and family.
Mango is the Sweetest fruit on earth and people prefer to eat mango because of its yummy taste and health benefits. Normal fruits are less expensive but some of them are unique and also expensive today.