Drupes sentence example
The fruit consists of black shining drupes about the size of a, pea.
The flowers are not particularly showy, although the berry-like drupes can be, when not hidden by the foliage.
These scientists believe that coconut fits in more closely with another class of fruit known as drupes.
Drupes have a fleshy interior with multiple layers, and include fruits like peaches and nectarines.
All drupes except for the coconut, however, have juicy flesh while the coconut has hard dry flesh.Advertisement
There are no other dry drupes other than the coconut.
There are many kinds of drupes in the world, such as mangoes, apricots and almonds.