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Artocarpus heterophyllus

Classification

Order: Urticales
   Family: Moraceae
            Genus: Artocarpus
                        Specie: Artocarpus heterophyllus

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30-50 ft (9-15 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained humus-rich soil

Features: Edible fruit

Uses: Food crop Shade tree Tropical gardens

Zones: 10-12

Description: Jackfruit are enormous, each up to 24?in (60?cm) long and weighing 40 lb (18 kg) or more, and their size is made even more impressive because they usually hang in clusters. The tree, which is found from India to the Malay Peninsula, is 30?50?ft (9?15?m) t

Growth Habit: Large spreading crown

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