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Veliyath Gardens

Garcinia Amazonica Fruit Plant (Garcinia amazonica)

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Plant Type

Common Name: Garcinia sp. Amazonia

Botanical Name: Garcinia amazonica

General Information:

Rare Garcinia found in the Amazon rainforest, Fairly round fruit with a slight nipple on the bottom, Fruit measures 5-6cm in diameter, 6-7cm in length

Contains a substantial portion of sweet and slightly citrusy pulp. The yellowish rind is quite thick, allowing for a substantial hold period after picking, Unknown if it is apomictic.

Health Benefits:

In traditional medicine, the fruits of Garcinia have been used in infusions for treating wounds, ulcers, and dysentery.

Extracts of the pericarp, epicarp, and seeds of Garcinia have demonstrated antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, leishmanicidal, and antiprotozoal activities.

Cultivation Details:

Bloom Time/Fruiting: 3 to 5 Years

Maintenance Required: Moderate