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Jackfruit Tree

Rs. 385.00
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Full Sun
Well Drained Soil
Moist Soil
Fruit Tree
Low Maintenance

Common Name: Jack tree, Kathal (Hindi)

Botanical Name: Artocarpus heterophyllus

Other names: Artocarpus heterophyllus

Origin: India (Western ghats), Malaysia (Rainforest)

What's special? Welcome to the world of Jackfruit, the largest tree fruit of the world. This sweet & tangy flavored fruit with spiky outer skin is a major source of calories and carbs for many people. Its rich protein content, along with fiber and antioxidants, is responsible for most of its health benefits. There is a saying that a single tree of Jackfruit is enough for feed 10 families and its huge branches will provide shade, shelter to many birds. This out of the world commodity is the national fruit of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, as well as the state fruit of the Indian states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu. This tree, which lives up to 100 years of age, is truly a blessing of nature.

 

Growth Habits: Between 33 - 66 feet high

Soil Requirement: Loamy, moist and well drained soil

Watering Schedule: Water regularly

Light condition: Full sunlight (5- 6 hours a day)

Ideal Temperature: Between 16 - 32 degree Celsius

Repotting instructions: Repotting is important at the initial stages. It should be done with proper care and use new soil while doing it.

Suitable Locations: Any outdoor place, like gardens, landscape places, properties, etc.

Maintenance: Low

Caring Tips:Choose a large open space which receives clear sun to plant Jackfruit. • Always place the plant where the drainage is good and there are no chances of waterlogging. • Jackfruit trees are very easy to care but make sure that you keep them at a place of ample sunlight.