WHOLESALE JACKFRUIT NURSERIES
Jackfruit are a small to mediun tree that outperform in terms of fruit size. Individual fruits can reach more than 30cm in diameter and weight in at 20kg and over.
The tree itself is variable in growth habit, reaching between 5m and nearly 20m, so a little space in the tropical orchard is need for growing the tree successfully.
Evergreen and with attractive foliage Jackfruit trees produce masses of flowers and the tree itself has a fast growth rate.
Best fruiting results from cross pollination so 2 or more trees are generally planted although they are self fertile.
Best grown in sub tropical climates, a humus rich moist soil and a position in part shade will produce good growing conditions. Although plants will grow in dry soils they will not fruit well.
The botanicalname is Artocarpus hterophyllus and the fruit is very popular in many Asian cuisines.
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Jackfruit, Lychee, Macadamia, Mango, Persimmon, Strawberry Tree, Tamarind and many more.