Citrus medica var. sarcodactylis, or the fingered citron, is an unusually shaped citron variety Unlike other citrus fruits, most varieties of the Buddha's Hand fruit contain no pulp or juice. Though esteemed chiefly for its "exquisite form and Missing: tempted. I had to scour the countryside to find one of these Buddha's hand fruits. The scent is so lovely that one might. I work at a spice shop where creepy-cool Buddha's hands were part of a recent Halloween display. Have you ever encountered this wonderfully bizarre fruit? See More Le Creuset Is Releasing Another Controversial iphone-wallpapers.infog: tempted. Normally I am not tempted to meddle with perfection by adding ginger or lavender or other flavors to peach jam. This year, however Tagged evolution, flavor, fruit, genetics, nectarine, peach, recipe, Rosaceae, stonefruit · Buddha's hand citrons and a wish for peace on earth in Posted on January 5. I had to scour the countryside to find one of these Buddha's hand fruits. The scent is so lovely that one might. I just attended a fascinating lecture by fruit expert David Karp on the history of I've also seen the bizarre Buddha's Hand, another kind of citron popular I was not at all tempted to snag one of the trees that Karp gave away.