The FRUIT : food, fertility, fascination
Jutta, Mariam (2012) The FRUIT : food, fertility, fascination. In: Nature's Yield and Wonders of Art (NYAWA)12: Fruits. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, pp. 10-15. ISBN 9789673442980.
Sensulato, and botanically speaking, fruit is an assemblage of standard components intended for the reproduction of a plant organism. A fruit holds the seed(s) destined to produce a new generation, irrespective of its edible qualities (Bell,1998). Fruit, in the widest and yet most basic context, is nothing but a ripened ovary with seed structures attached to it (Harris & Harris, 2001), and by this virtue both conception and cradle of new life.
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