German Fruits & Vegetables

This is a list of fruits and vegetables in German. Knowing these plants can be helpful when shopping in a grocery store or even restaurant.

Lemons: Zitronen
Apples: Äpfel
Oranges: Orangen
Peaches: Pfirsich
Figs: Feigen
Pears: Birnen
Pineapples: Ananas
Grapes: Weintrauben
Strawberries: Erdbeeren
Bananas: Bananen
Watermelon: Wassermelonen
Avocados: Avocados

Now here is the list of some commonly used vegetables:

Carrots : Karotten
Corn: Mais
Cucumbers: Salatgurke
Garlic: Knoblauch
Lettuce: Kopfsalat
Olives: Oliven
Onions: Zwiebeln
Peppers: Paprikas
Potatoes: Kartoffeln
Pumpkin: Kürbis
Beans: Bohnen
Tomatoes: Tomaten

The following sentences include some fruits and vegetables mentioned above to show you how you can use them in your daily conversation.

This fruit is delicious: Dieses Obst ist lecker
Vegetables are healthy: Gemüse sind gesund
I like bananas: Ich mag Bananen
I don't like cucumber: Ich mag nicht Salatgurke
Bananas taste sweet: Bananen schmecken süß
Lemons taste sour: Zitronen schmecken sauer

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