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Jack Fruit, Kathal, Artocarpus Heterophyllus (Grafted) - Plant

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Enjoy the most delicious and nutritious tropical fruit at your home easily by growing Jackfruit plant.

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About Jack Fruit

Jackfruit erect evergreen perennial tree in Moraceae family. Leaves are dark green, alternate, glossy and somewhat leathery, fairly large and oval in shape. Flowers are short, stout and emerges from the trunk and large branches. The Jackfruit is a multiple fruit that is composed of the coherence of multiple flowers.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height48 inch (122 cm)
Plant Spread 8 inch (20 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Fanas, Jackfruit, Kathal
Maximum Reachable Height 80 feet.
Flower Colour Pale green
Bloom Time Spring, Summer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Jackfruit care dictates the removal of dead wood and thinning of the growing jackfruit tree.
  • Pruning to keep the jackfruit at about 15 feet high will also facilitate harvesting.
  • Keep the tree roots damp but not wet.

    Jack Fruit care

  • Keep the plant in natural indirect bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Water when top soil (1-2inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.
  • Sunlight
  • More than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight a day.
  • Watering
  • Before water poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • Soil
  • The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content for growing plant.
  • Grow well in pH range of 6.5 to 8
  • Temperature 25 to 35 degree C
    Fertilizer
  • During the main growing season (Sep-Nov) feed the plant with organic fertilizer.
  • Harvest Season Summer

    Jack Fruit special feature

    fruit emerges from the trunk and large branches.

    Jack Fruit uses

    Medicinal Use:

    • Ripe fruit is a valuable source of carbohydrates with a lesser amount of calcium and phosphate
    • Note- Please consults your health advisor before application or consuming of plants or plant parts

    Culinary Use:

    • The pulp of the ripe fruit is eaten fresh or in syrup
    • Immature fruit is used for culinary purpose
    • Note- Please consults your health advisor before application or consuming of plants or plant parts

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How to plant a jackfruit tree?

    To plant Jack fruit tree consider the following points 1. To grow Jack fruit tree in pot, choose a pot having of 7-10 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2. Fill the 1/3 pot with well drained soil rich in organic content and place the plant in the center of the pot. 3. Fill the remaining pot with same soil. 4. Keep the plant in indirect bright light location for 2-3 days and then gradually move to a location that receives more than 6 hours of direct sunlight. 5. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. If you are planting purchased plant directly in ground follow below procedure. 1. Keep the plant in indirect bright light for 3-4 days and gradually move to a location receiving direct sunlight for more than 6 hours a day. 2. Dig a pit twice the size of the bag/pot the current plant is in. 3. Fill the 1/3 of pit with soil rich in organic content, place the plant in center and fill the pit with same soil. 4. Apply water. General caring tips- Plant should get more than 6 hours of sunlight a day. Water the plant when surface soil (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch. Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July). Note - For further details check the product description.

    Does jackfruit grow in india?

    Jack fruit is originated in India therefore it grows well in Indian climatic conditions

    How to grow jackfruit plant?

    Jack fruit Plant is grown by seed, layering, budding and grafting. Consider the following points to grow plant. 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July).

    Do jackfruit grow on trees?

    Yes, Jack fruit grows on the trunk of the plant.

    Where does jackfruit grow?

    Jack fruit grow in outdoor growing conditions and require more than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight.

    Can you plant jackfruit seeds?

    Yes, But trees may take 10 years to bear fruits therefore vegetative method of propagation is best for growing Jack fruit.

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