|Scientific name||Durio Zibethinus Merr.|
|Storage conditions||7-10 °C|
|Shelf life||10-14 days|
|Availability||All year round|
You either love it or hate it. Durian is one of the most famous exotic fruits of Thailand. Whether you think it smells lovely or horrid, it is at the top of everybody’s must-try fruit! Some of the famous cultivars that are grown in Thailand includes Chani, Mon Thong, Kan Yao, Ruang, and Kradum; with Mon Thong being available nearly all year round. A tip for the faint hearted : just close your eyes, hold your nose and dive in! A delight amongst the locals, definitely don’t give this fruit a pass.