Kumquat

Binomial name: Fortunella sp

The kumquat or cumquat is a small tree or bush belonging to the citrus genus, of about 3 m height.

Origin: it is native to East Asia, in particular, to China and Vietnam.

Medicinal values: it benefits the absorption of iron and therefore it is very good against anaemia. It has a lot of fiber, that creates the feeling of satiety.

Caloric value per 100 g: 60 kcal