Papaya begins to ripen in North Cyprus.
Papaya begins to ripen in North Cyprus. Native to Central America, this exotic fruit can be found here in North Cyprus. Here papaya is more green than yellow-orange. You can buy fruit at the market or in a big supermarket. Papaya is rich in vitamins A and C. One fresh medium-sized fruit contains 3 daily values of vitamin C and about 60% of the daily value of vitamin A. In addition, papaya contains B vitamins, calcium, potassium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus.