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Gameplay articles
FalloutFruit
Fallout 2Fruit
Fallout 3Fresh apple
Fresh pear
Mutfruit (Crunchy mutfruit)
Point LookoutRefined punga fruit
Wild punga fruit
Fallout: New VegasBanana yucca fruit (Irradiated)
Barrel cactus fruit (Irridiated)
Buffalo gourd seed
Crunchy mutfruit (Irradiated)
Fresh apple
Fresh pear
Honey mesquite pod
Jalapeño pepper
Maize
Mutfruit (Irradiated mutfruit)
Nevada agave fruit
Pinto bean pod
Pinyon nuts
Prickly pear fruit
Honest HeartsSpore plant pods
Fallout 4Corn (Fresh corn)
(Wild corn)
Gourd
Melon (Fresh melon)
Mutfruit (Fresh mutfruit)
(Wild mutfruit)
Tarberry (Wild tarberry)
Fallout 76Corn
Wild blackberry
Cranberries (Diseased)
Firecracker berry
Mutfruit
Melon
Starlight berries
Tarberry
Fallout TacticsFruit
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Fruits are food items found in Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel, Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas, Fallout 4 and Fallout 76.

VariantsEdit

See also: Flora

Banana yucca fruitEdit

BananaYuccaFruit
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Banana yucca fruits can be found growing on yucca trees across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used in a couple of crafting recipes and decrease starvation and dehydration. Bighorners enjoy eating this fruit.[1]

Barrel cactus fruitEdit

Barrel cactus fruit
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Barrel cactus fruits can be found growing on barrel cacti across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes.

Bell pepperEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout: New Vegas)

Bell peppers are a cultivar of sweet peppers (as opposed to hot peppers) native to the Americas that most commonly come in green, red, orange and yellow varieties.[2]

Wild blackberryEdit

FO76 blackberry
Gameplay article: Fallout 76

Blackberries can be found growing on bushes across the Savage Divide. They are used as an ingredient in several consumables recipes.

Buffalo gourd seedEdit

Buffalo gourd seed
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Buffalo gourd seeds can be found growing on buffalo gourd plants across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in a few crafting recipes and decrease starvation and dehydration.

CherryEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 4)

Cherries can still be found served in bars in the Commonwealth.[3]

CranberryEdit

Cranberries
Gameplay article: Fallout 76

Cranberries can be found growing on vines across the Cranberry Bog region of Appalachia. They are used as an ingredient in several consumables recipes.

Firecracker berryEdit

FO76 firecracker berry
Gameplay article: Fallout 76

Firecracker berries can be found growing on bushes across the Savage Divide and the Forest regions of Appalachia.

Fresh appleEdit

FO3 fresh apple
Gameplay articles: Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas
Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 2)

A rare food item that can restore some Hit Points without irradiating the player. Additionally, in Fallout: New Vegas Hardcore mode, it can reduce Starvation and Dehydration.

Fresh pearEdit

FO3 fresh pear
Gameplay articles: Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas

Fresh pears are rare food items in in the wasteland, usually cultivated in temperate areas. Additionally, in Fallout: New Vegas Hardcore mode, it can reduce Starvation and Dehydration.

Honey mesquite podEdit

HoneyMesquitePod-nobg
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Honey mesquite pods can be found growing on honey mesquite trees across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes and decrease starvation and dehydration when consumed.

Jalapeño pepperEdit

JalapenoPepper
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Jalapeño peppers can be found growing on jalapeño bushes across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes and decrease starvation but increase dehydration when consumed.

LegumeEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout: New Vegas)

Legumes, commonly referred to as beans, are cultivated and consumed by the Boomers as their source of protein, since they do not raise livestock.

LemonEdit

Gameplay articles: none (mentioned in Fallout 2, Fallout 4)

The small yellow citrus fruit of an evergreen tree native to Asia that is usually used to flavor foods and drinks.[4][5]

Lima beanEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 3)

A flat green bean grown in a pod native to South America. Lima beans were one of the few varieties of fruits and vegetables grown via the hydroponics experiments conducted in the Rivet City science lab.[6]

LimeEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 2)

A small green citrus fruit that is usually used to flavor foods and drinks.[7]

MaizeEdit

Maize-consumable

Maize, or corn, can be found growing in at many farms in the Mojave Wasteland and the Commonwealth. Maize has yellow kernels and fresh green husks, resembling species commonly grown pre-War, while the corn grown in the Commonwealth has purple splotched kernels, resembling breeds of 'Indian corn'. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes and decrease starvation and dehydration when consumed.

MutfruitEdit

Fresh mutfruit
See also: Mutfruit

Cultivated for its sweet taste and culinary properties from the mutfruit plant, the mutfruit has gained enduring popularity across the wastelands.

Nevada agave fruitEdit

NevadaAgaveFruit-nobg
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Nevada agave fruits can be found growing on Nevada agave plants across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes, and decrease starvation and dehydration when consumed.

OrangeEdit

Gameplay articles: none (mentioned in Fallout 2, Fallout: New Vegas)

A sweet citrus fruit from southeast Asia that the Office of Science and Industry wishes to cultivate on a large scale.[8][9]

PeachEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 3)

A drupe that survived the war, and is still used as an idiom for a sweet person.[10]

Pinto bean podEdit

PintoBeanFNV
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Pinto bean pods can be found growing on pinto bean plants across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes and decrease starvation when consumed.

Pinyon nutsEdit

Pinyon nuts
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Pinyon nuts can be found growing on pinyon pine trees across the Mojave Wasteland. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes and decrease starvation when consumed.

Prickly pear fruitEdit

PricklyPearFruit2
Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Prickly pear fruits can be found growing on cacti throughout the Mojave Wasteland. They can be used by the player as a recipe ingredient.

RaspberryEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in The Armageddon Rag)

Raspberries are a type of berry, which can be found growing on brambled bushes in secluded areas.[11]

Refined punga fruitEdit

FO3PL Refined Punga
Gameplay article: Point Lookout

Cultivated by the Point Lookout tribals, refined punga fruit has overall superior to its wild cousin, able to flush radiation from the system.

Spore plant podsEdit

Spore plant pod
Gameplay article: Honest Hearts

Spore plant pods can be found on Spore plants either at Zion Canyon or at Big MT. They are used as an ingredient in several crafting recipes. They are used in a couple of crafting recipes and decrease starvation in addition to increase one's natural resistance to poison.

Starlight berryEdit

FO76 Starlight berries
Gameplay article: Fallout 76

Starlight berries can be found growing on creeper bushes across The Forest.

Strange fruitEdit

Chem fruit
Gameplay articles: Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout Tactics

A strange piece of fruit that appears to be an apple. No preservatives and no additional food coloring added. The fruit has been severely mutated by the radiation of the wasteland, and passes on a few rads to anyone that consumes it.

TarberryEdit

Tarberry
FO76 Tarberry
Gameplay articles: Fallout 4, Fallout 76

Tarberries can be found on small plants growing on the surface of still water across the Commonwealth and the Cranberry Bog region of Appalachia. The tarberries are very similar to cranberries since both are water-grown crops.

WatermelonEdit

Gameplay article: none (mentioned in Fallout 2)

A large melon with a smooth green rind, pink flesh and a mildly sweet taste.[12]

Wild punga fruitEdit

FO3PL wild punga fruit
Gameplay article: Point Lookout

Wild punga fruit can commonly be found growing along waterways throughout Point Lookout. It has the unique ability to help flush radiation out of the body.

ReferencesEdit

  1. The Courier: "What would you suggest I do instead?"
    Follows-Chalk: "Hmm... you might try luring the baby out with some banana yucca. These Bighorners go crazy for the stuff."
    (Follows-Chalk's dialogue)
  2. The Courier: "Got anything to eat?"
    William Farber: "Oh yeah. You can order up anything you want... as long as it's corn or beans!<Laughs> Just kidding. Haven't you heard? With few shipments from home and little variety, the troops are getting restless for some quality grub. You can only do so much as a chef with just corn, beans, onions, and peppers."
    (William Farber's dialogue)
  3. Curie: "Oh, a bar. I have read so much about places like this."
    Henry Cooke: "Nothing but the best for someone as lovely as you, my dear."
    Curie: "I would like a Rum and Nuka-Cola. With a bunch of cherries, please."
    Henry Cooke: "If you're unhappy hanging out with your crew, you could always work for me. Good pay and all the free drinks you can handle."
    Curie: "Hmm. This smells quite... potent."
    (CompanionCurie.txt)
  4. Fallout 2 Manual, pg. 157
  5. Deezer: "Why, nothing but the most refreshing, delicious lemonade you've ever tasted!"
    Curie: "Lemonade, truly? But I see no lemons."
    Deezer: "There are no alcoholic additives or artifical preservatives of any kind! Only good old-fashioned cold refreshment!"
    Curie: "He is very odd, no?"
    (CompanionCurie.txt)
  6. Janice Kaplinski: "I've got a new strain of lima bean I'm developing. I'll bring a sample sometime."
    (JaniceKaplinski.txt)
  7. Khan raider: "{138}{}{Hey, anyone remember what was in a Long Island Ice Tea?}"
    "{139}{}{Yeah, vodka, rum, tequila, triple sec, lime, and Nuka.}"
    (Bcgengrd.msg)
  8. The Courier: "I'm listening."
    Thomas Hildern: "Imagine, if you will, the wasteland in bloom... vast fields of corn that grow from seeds and produce their bounty in the space of a month... ...orchards of trees, their branches weighed halfway to the ground, hung with fat, ripe oranges. A harvest that could feed a city... or a nation. And all this... all this... requiring no more than a few of drops of precious water, and the efforts of only a handful of human farmers. Impossible?"
    (Thomas Hildern's dialogue)
  9. The Chosen One: "{112}{}{Smoothskin? Why did you call me that?}"
    Harold: "{156}{hld14}{You cut with the dull edge of the knife, don’t ya? You don’t look like an orange peel left in the sun all day. Your skin’s still soft and purty. }"
    (Gcharold.msg)
  10. The Lone Wanderer: "Okay, I'll get irradiated. Just be ready to fix me up when I get back."
    Moira Brown: "Oh, you're a peach! Or, at least, some sort of hardy fruit that grows in the savagely irradiated mockery of agriculture we have nowadays. Now, 200 rads should be enough for basic sickness, but if you can get 600 or more rads, my tests will be even more accurate. Just make sure you can get back here, and I'll see to it that you're well taken care of!"
    (MoiraBrown.txt)
  11. "Back up a hill. Just over the top, wonderful. Raspberry bushes. A full thicket of bushes, both green and dead. So I ran through the briars and I ran through the brambles. And I smashed through some bushes and scared the hell out of some poor rabbit. Didn’t slow my heart down, either. With the ripped clothing, little bloody gashes, and smears of raspberry juice here and there, I probably looked like the chipmunks had gotten me."
    The Armageddon Rag, Vol. 4, "J. Hardy and the Death Blankey"
  12. The Chosen One: "{113}{}{Like what?}"
    Dave: "116}{}{I was born two months premature. When I was one, I was dropped on the porch. When I was two, I had pneumonia. When I was three, I got the chicken pox. When I was four, I fell down the stairs and broke six ribs. When I was five, my uncle was decapitated by a watermelon. When I was six, my parents hit me in the head with a shovel. When I was seven, I lost my right index finger to my pet rat.}"
    (Ocdave.msg)
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