Jackfruit

Fruit is the world's largest

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    Jackfruit @ OKINAWA Fkuit Land
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    Jackfruit @ HAWAII TROPICAL BOTANICAL GARDEN
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    Jackfruit @ Okinawa Iland
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    Jackfruit @ Okinawa Iland

Basic information

Flower Name
Jackfruit
Formal Name
Artocarpus heterophyllus
Alias
Jackfruit
Habitat
Malay Peninsula to southern India
Morph
Tropical evergreen trees, and fruit trees

Comment

What is Jackfruit

Jackfruit (Scientific name: Artocarpus heterophyllus) is native to Malay Peninsula from South India, and refers to the tropical evergreen tree and its fruits of Moraceae family. It is also known as Jackfruit. The flowers have female and female. Male inflorescences have only male flowers, and female inflorescences have only female flowers. Several male inflorescences are attached to the twigs, and many yellowish-green florets and small roses grow in the shape of root-rod. Female inflorescences stick to the root of the branches coming out of the trunk. The female inflorescence blooms many small leaves on the inflorescence. The size of the fruit is known as the largest in the world. Fruits hang directly from the trunk or thick trunk with a bunch of fruits. The temporary seed coat becomes yellow and orange, and the flesh is soft and edible. Fruits can be eaten because they have a unique odor, but they are different. In addition to raw food, it can be fried and boiled. In Thailand, it is called khanun, and the wood core is used as a tan dye as a plant-dyed material of natural dye and used as a monk's formal dye.

Common names: Jack fruit (Jackfruit),:Artocarpus scientific name heterophyllus, also known as: jackfruit (landison dense), nagamipannoki, jackfruit Category name: name: Plantae Angiosperm gate dicotyledonous plant rope rose eye Mulberry of breadfruit genus jackfruit, origin Malay Peninsula-South India, height: 20 m or more, Monoecious, Hermaphrodite, Male inflorescence and female inflorescence: stem flower, Flower color: yellowish green, mature fruit: 70 cm in length, 40 cm in width, and 30 to 40 kg in weight.

Detailed information

Order
Rosales
Family
Moraceae
Genus
Artocarpus
Species
A. heterophyllus
Flower type
Other
Flower array
Hypanthium
Petal shape
no petal
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Botanic garden(sub-) Tropical area
Color
Green
Season
Height
20 ~ 30 [cm]
Diameter
 ~

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