Muscadine

noun 1. are a grapevine species native to the present-day southeastern United States that has been extensively cultivated since the 16th century. Its natural range is recognized in the following states of the US: Alabama, Arkansas, the Carolinas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.They are well adapted to their native warm and humid climate; they need fewer chilling hours than better known varieties and they thrive on summer heat.

Pear

“You get so weak from eating pears that you fall down, and then they come and take you away on a stretcher.” -Oliver Reed

Grapes

“My favorite fruit is grapes. Because with grapes, you always get another chance. ‘Cause, you know, if you have a crappy apple or a peach, you’re stuck with that crappy piece of fruit. But if you have a crappy grape, no problem – just move on to the next. ‘Grapes: The Fruit of Hope.’ “ -Demetri Martin

Blackberry

“We would load up the yellow Cutlass Supreme station wagon and pick blackberries during blackberry season or spring onions during spring onion season. For us, food was part of the fabric of our day.” -Mario Batali

Blueberries

noun 1. are perennial flowering plants with indigo-colored berries.  Species in the section Cyanococcus are the most common fruits sold as “blueberries” and are native to North America (commercially cultivated highbush blueberries were not introduced into Europe until the 1930s).

Peaches

“Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.” -Alice Walker

Strawberry

“A girl told me my lips looked like somebody had pressed strawberry yogurt against my face.” -Katherine Heigl