artocarpus heterophyllus

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Largest fruit in the world... can weigh up to 80 lbs! It looks looks like a giant dinosaur egg with short, thorny spines on it, up to 3 ft long! (1m) The orange flesh is sweet and tart, like a cross between a mango and peach. High in fiber. Seeds edible also. Actually related to mulberries somehow. High in vitamin C for virus and bacteria protection, white blood cell support, rich in phytonutrients, lignans, isoflavones and saponins which have anti-cancer and anti-aging properties. Anti-ulcer properties, helps constipation, cleaning colon. Used for healthy eyes,(macular degeneration, night blindness), skin, energy, heart support, blood pressure, asthma, bones, osteoporosis, anemia, thyroid, hormone production. Used as meat replacement (main course) by many.
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Leguminous and non-leguminous forage species used for the experiment Family Common name Botanical name Rhizophoraceae Dawata Carallia integerrima Euphorbiaceae Kebella Aporosa lindeliyana Boraginaceae Imbul Ceiba perntandra Moraceae Jak fruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Leguminoseae Ipil ipil Leucaena leucocephala Leguminoseae Glirizidia Gliricidia sepium Table 2.
The fruits of Artocarpus heterophyllus are extremely rich in protein (Duke, 1992) indeed, the fruits are known in Bangladesh as the "poor man's protein".
ADF-bound N is unavailable for degradation as observed in the case of Artocarpus heterophyllus (Das and Ghosh, 2007).
6 Upa' panto' Eugeissonia utilis 6 Engkala Litsea garciae 5 Buah asam Mangifera decandra 5 Rembai Baccaurea motleyana 4 Tubo' [Bamboo shoots] 4 Karet/getah Harvea braziliensis 3 * Kayo' engkelong Shorea quadrinervis 3 Daun koko Theobroma cacao 3 Asam pauh Mangifera petandra 2 Nangka Artocarpus heterophyllus 2 Buah rungan Carica papaya 2 * Tucung kecala' Etlingera elatior 2 * Daun sabong Gnetum gnemon 2 Petai Parkia speciosa 2 * Wi [various species of rattan].
Anti-inflammatory effects of phenolic compounds isolated from the fruits of Artocarpus heterophyllus.
ramachandrai (2002-2006) from 11 southern counties in Florida (Brevard, Broward, Miami-Dade, Glades, Hillsborough, Lee, Martin, Monroe, Palm Beach, Pinellas, and Sarasota) and from the following plants: Artocarpus heterophyllus (Moraceae); Ficus benjamina and F.
Leguminosae Jackfruit Jackfruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Moraceae Lam Mango Mango Mangifera indica L.