“Fruits of Warm Climates" is an authoritative source for information on sub/tropical fruits from around the world. Possibly our most used reference book at ECHO, this 505 page hardcover book has comprehensive information, excellent photographs, and practical growing hints for over 150 well and lesser known fruits and related species. It offers regional names, complete information on varieties, food value and toxicities, propagation, harvesting and storage, and medicinal uses, etc. of the various fruits. It is an indispensable resource for anyone who works extensively with tropical fruit production.
Available from ECHO as a paperback or CD-Rom – http://www.echobooks.net/ Also online at http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/index.html
Morton, J. 1995. Fruits of Warm Climates. ECHO Development Notes no. 50