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Artocarpus integer


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 50-60 ft (15-18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained humus-rich soil

Features: Large rounded fruit

Uses: Food crop Shade tree Tropical gardens

Zones: 11-12

Description: Growing 50?60?ft (15?18?m) tall, this native of the Malay region has slightly felted young twigs and simple adult leaves that are 2?10?in (5?25?cm) long with pointed tips. Its large rounded fruit, up to 15 in (38 cm) long, are yellow ageing to brown, and

Growth Habit: Large spreading crown

Comments: Fruit may have medicinal qualities

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