Tamarind grows easily in Jamaica due its tropical climate. Tamarind trees produce the brown, pod-like fruit of the same name with a sweet, yet tangy pulp. Its extensively used in cooking

Sugar Cane

Technically a grass, the sugar cane is the stem from which sugar is made. There is a thriving local industry for the unprocessed cane, which is peeled, cut up, and sold in small bags. Cane is juiced or just eaten as a tasty snack