The almond is a species of tree native to the Middle East, Asia and North Africa.
Almond trees generally range from 10 to 15 feet tall, their flowers range from white to pink and often resemble small roses.
Almond tree produces both sweet and bitter varieties of almonds. Sweet almonds are tasty, but bitter almonds should not be consumed in large quantity because they contain a toxic substances.
Almonds are known to have a variety of health benefits as they have healthy oil, protein and vitamins.
It earlier times, it was regarded as among the best of fruits.