In Latin, apricot means “precious."
California produces a remarkable 95% of all apricots grown in the United States.
The seed contains trace amounts of cyanide if digested (as do apple, peach and cherry seeds).
California, May, June, July
Serving Size: 1/2 cup slices
|Amount Per Serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat: 0.32g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate: 9.17g||3.06%|
|Dietary Fiber: 1.6||0%|
|Vitamin A 31.78%||Vitamin C 13.67%|
|Calcium 1.1%||Iron 1.78%|
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Source: USDA National Nutrient Database