Common Name: Nepalese Hog Plum
Botanical Name: Choerosopondias axillaries Roxb.
|Vendors selling two big baskets of lapsi fruits with other vegetables - a great social atmosphere in the Asan Tole area of Kathmandu.|
|Taking pictures and enjoying my early morning shopping trip to the market for fresh, and seasonally grown vegetables at the peak of their flavor - lapsi fruits, fresh green beans, tomatoes, garden peas, and green chilies.|
|Commercially made, packaged lapsi nuggets, in several different shapes and sizes are sold in the markets. On the left (orange) is a spicy one, and on the right (white) is made with a mixture of fruit and sugar only.|