In its natural form, Garcinia Cambogia is a tropical fruit that’s found in Southeast Asia, India, and Africa. It thrives in the moist forests and is sometimes referred to as the Brindleberry, Malabar Tamarind, or Kudam Poli.
The Garcinia Cambogia fruit looks like a small pumpkin and can be green or pale yellow in color. It has a thin skin and vertical lobes, ranging from the size of an orange to a grapefruit. During the process of drying, curing, and storing, the color usually changes to dark brown or black.