An unusual fruit called kumquat is native to China, Japan, the Middle East, and South America. The plant belongs to citrus fruits, outwardly it is an evergreen tree with a rounded crown.
Kumquat fruits are a bit like oranges, although they are much smaller in size and have an elongated shape. The taste of kumquat resembles a sour tangerine. Dried kumquat is a fruit that has been dried to near evaporation of moisture, but has significant health benefits.