The 2019 season for Mauritius Lychee will run from late May to late June or early July.
Individual orders will begin shipping May 22.
The lychee, also known as litchi, liechee, liche, lizhi or li zhi, or lichee. The fresh fruit has a "delicate, whitish pulp" with a floral smell and a fragrant, sweet flavor.
Fresh whole lychee contains a total of 72 milligrams of vitamin C per 100 grams of fruit, an amount representing 86% of the Daily Value. On average, consuming nine peeled lychee fruits would meet an adult’s daily vitamin C requirement but otherwise would supply little nutrient content. Lychees are low in saturated fat and sodium.