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Water chestnut (Trapa natans) is a popular fruit in many parts of India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and southern China. Though native to South and Southeast Asia, water chestnuts are also found in Africa and North America. The plants grow well in ponds, lakes and even shallow streams.

Succulent, slightly crunchy and delicately sweet, water chestnuts are munched raw, seasoned or saut