SlovenianCroatianhr-HREnglish (UK)

Old fruit species

In the area of Istria, we can find individual sites where jujube, pomegranate, ordinary strawberries, hackberries and almonds are grown. These plants represent an enrichment of the cultural landscape as well as a great opportunity for the exploitation of their potential in connection with the nutritional value and the content of bioactive substances. The analysis of the sites, morphological analysis, genotyping and comparison of nutritional values and biological efficiency with other plants and fruits you can find elsewhere in the world, represent a prerequisite for greater popularization in the area of Istria.


Some of the old fruit species: