|Published:||12 Dec 2014|
This fact sheet is part of a 13-part native food series.
Native to central Australia, bush tomato is a globular fruit some 10–15 millimetres in size which turns from green to yellow as it ripens. It is usually sun dried on the bush before harvesting, when it takes on a reddish colour.
It’s also commonly known as desert raisin and kutjera.