How does a berry become a berry?

It’s a question most of us probably don’t bother to ask when we chow down on our favorite fruits or put them into pies. But now, a thread on Twitter is making people take a closer look at the life cycles of some of nature’s tastiest plants.

The picture that started it all came from user @AlfieDaye, who shared this mesmerizing photo:

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Soon, other people began adding images to the thread from various sources, giving people an inside look as to how common fruits start their “lives.”

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Mulberries experience a true rainbow of change.

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And of course, who could forget about everyone’s favorite: Coffee!

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For those of us who don’t grow our own food, this is a fascinating look into how our favorite natural treats came to be. We’d love to see more!

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