1. Raspberries are a member of the rose family.
2. The word orange described the fruit before the color.
3. The word pineapple was inspired by pinecones.
4. The average person eats almost eight pounds of grapes each year.
5. The paisley pattern is based on the shape of a mango.
The design may be traced back to Persia as far back as the third century. It is also culturally significant to the Tamil culture, where the design is known as "Mankolam" due to its mango-inspired shape.