1. Growables Origin No one really knows the Jackfruit's place of origin but it is believed to be indigenous to the rain forests of the Western Ghats.2 Description The jackfruit is the world's largest tree-borne fruit. The fruit can take on the proportions of a large watermelon and can weigh more...
  2. The jackfruit,Artocarpus heterophyllusLam. (syns.A.integrifoliusAuct. NOT L. f.;AintegrifoliaL. f.;A. integraMerr.;Rademachia integraThunb. ), of the family Moraceae, is also called jak-fruit, jak, jaca, and, in Malaysia and the Philippines,nangka; in Thailand,khanun; in Cambodia,khnor; in Laos,...
  3. Jackfruit is famous for producing the world's largest tree-borne fruit. Fruits typically weigh between 4.5 to 20 kgs, but have been reported up to 50 kilograms. The trees can grow to 21 m in height. A large portion of the fruit is edible with high nutritional value, fruits can be eaten green as a...
  4. 2006-07-20 Jackfruit has long been valued and cultivated in tropical Asia. Thought to originate in the rainforests of India, jackfruit has remained relatively unknown throughout the rest of the tropics.