Last Updated on January 7, 2021
It is the largest tree fruit in the world that can yearly produce about 100 to 200 fruits and reaches 50 to 100 pounds. It is widely cultivated and very famous and popular in tropical regions of the world. It grows from very strong and solid thick branches or even from its main stem.
Its color is very green to greenish yellow when ripe and known not only for its distinctive size and shape but also for its remarkable benefits. Can you guess what fruit I’m talking about? If jackfruit is what you have in the tip of your tongue then you are right Bingo!
Jackfruit or jack, also known as Artocarpus Heterophyllus, jacquier, kathal, and nagka, is a plant probably originated from Western Ghats India. It is practically very useful from roots to leaves and very rich in terms of nutrition.
Jackfruit is a must try for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Bring a big knife and make sure it’s a sharp one and get ready to dive into this rich and potent fruit. You can always enjoy eating it fresh and raw or very simply add it to your soups, chips, jams, and even ice cream. It is also known that this fruit is the most powerful Cancer killer.
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#10 – Everything about Jackfruit is amazing
It’s not just the size and weight of this fruit that make it so special but as it has been said in the previous slide also the fact that a mature jackfruit tree can produce over two hundred individual fruits each year thanks to the year-round warm temperature and humidity which allow it to grow 365 days per year and thrive up to 1600 meters.
The jackfruit is also famous for the trunk and the branches of its tree and not only for its nutrition properties. Do you know that the wood from jackwood tree is very strong and think that it can resist fungi and termites or white ant as they are called in the USA?