Synonyms: Artocarpus dadah, Artocarpus lakoocha Greek artos, bread; Greek karpos, fruit, hence breadfruit, Artocarpus altilis; dadah is the species’. A large deciduous tree with spreading crown about 20 m in height. Leaves are about inch long, broadly oblong, coriaceous, rough above and soft. Artocarpus lakoocha is a medium to large deciduous tree with a spreading crown , dropping its leaves for a short time at the beginning of the dry season.

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Yes I had once found this in Delhi market and photographed, used as pickle. It is not that healthy looking one. Leaf margin is entire or with small teeth. Lacuucha I got distracted while writing the email. The ripe fruit and male flower are eaten raw, boiled, steamed or roasted.

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Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. Description of diseases that the organism is subject to. Artocarpus lacucha Buchanan-Hamilton ex D. Observation specific search options Observed during. May anybody help with Id of this tree.

lacucga Names of Plants in India site. Monkey Jack Artocarpus lakoocha Roxb. Technology Biodiversity in India. I don’t have a pic. The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health. Wikispecies has information related to Artocarpus lacucha. Threatened Taxa of Telangana State. Buchanan-Hamilton ambiguous synonym ; Artocarpus lakoocha Roxb. Timber used make good quality plywood.

Artocarpus lacucha – Wikipedia

Thank you for your question, it raises my curiosity, i will check. Bark is eaten with betel leaves. Male flowers are yellow-orange while the female are reddish. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of artoczrpus activities feeding, mating, etc.


Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. The fruits are nearly round or irregular, 2 to 5 inches wide, velvety, dull-yellow tinged with pink, with sweet sour pulp which is occasionally eaten raw but mostly made into curries or chutney. Seems to me to be Artocarpus hirsutus Lam.

Flora Indica and Flora of British India also refer to its oblong seeds, a pic at artocarups.

Kindly identify this tree photographed in the northeast of Sylhet, Bangladesh, in April It can be downloaded from the Internet. Are there any prominent distinguishing features between A lacucha and A. This tree is mentioned in the Arthashastra. Kindly identify this tree with yellow wrinkled fruitphotographed at the Botanical GardenKolkatta in October Syncarp globose, cm in diameter, irregularly lobed, almost smooth, yellow on maturity. Population size is treated under Population Biology, and trends in population sizes are treated under Trends.

Details of some important contributors. I realized that nobody is allowed in the truly wild places anymore I was keen on going because of Dr Meads’ descriptions when i was planning a trip to andaman. I think this tree is struggling with other much bigger trees to get its share of sunshine.

May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants. Has medicinal and phamacological value. Year ISBN Description The second edition of an excellent guide to the edible uses of plants, though it does not give any details of cultivation etc.


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Certainly i will try to find more, usually i do not forget important issues. Inflorescence axillary, globose on short pubescent peduncles. Hand drawn Illustration and details of the 40 common Indian Trees. Artocarpus sp for ID: Describes the likelihood of the species becoming extinct in the present day or in the near future. A large tree up to 20 m artocarous, with a dense spreading crown. However, this is the preferred element if an object includes all of these things and details about conservation listings.

These trees are monoecious, i. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. They were lumpy and yellow, like small artcoarpus misshapen papayas and very ugly.

Life cycles are treated in the field for Life Cycle. Describes methods, circumstances, and timing of dispersal lacuchz both natal dispersal and interbreeding dispersal. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

Readable yet also very detailed. Scientifically it is known as Artocarpus lakoocha. Resembles Ficus hispida to some extent.