Jack. Mangifera caesia. a.k.a. Binjai. Mango relative often cultivated in southeast Asia. Fruit is similar in size and shape to the mango, flavor is acid-sweet. AdditionAl index words. wani, Mangifera caesia, fruit orchards, traditional fruit The distribution and use of a traditional fruit (Balinese name: wani) Mangifera. Mangifera caesia. Jack. Anacardiaceae. This species closely resembles Mangifera kemanga, but differs in the longer petiole and the yellowish or whitish- green.

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Spondias pinnata Malaysian Mombin. This article includes a list of referencesbut its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Mangifera pentandra Mangifera pentandra.

Fruit is similar in size and shape to the mango, flavor is acid-sweet, resembling a mango-pineapple mixture. Propagation Almost exclusively by seed.

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It is found rare in forests and abundant in marshy places. It is also widely grown in BaliSumatraand Borneo. It is a possible candidate for wider cultivation in the future.

Mangifera caesia is a species of flowering plant in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. This tree produces thousand of fruits, ripening three months after anthesis. Plants propagated by seed can produce from to fruits per year.

Mangifera caesia

Jack Mangifera caesia a. Anacardium microcarpum Miniature Cashew. In other projects Wikispecies. The flowers are purple or pink, 0. Please visit our seed store to view current selections.


The skin is thin and mangiffera with darker patches, and the flesh is yellow-white, mushy, and strongly odorous with an acid-sweet or sour taste. Uses Usually eaten fresh out of hand.

It belongs to the same genus as the mango and is widely cultivated in areas of IndonesiaMalaysiaSingaporeBruneiPapua New Guinea and the Philippines. Spondias venulosa Coarse Mombin. The fruit can be eaten raw but also it can added to salsas, pies, jellies along with being canned or preserved and pickled. Anacardium giganteum Caja Acu. It has been used to kill enemies. The tree is one of the most common and valuable Mangifera species in western Malaysia, where it is cultivated extensively in orchards.

Common names include jackwhite mangobinjai Malay languagewani Balinese languageyaa-lam Thai languagebayuno Filipino language and mangga wani Cebuano language. It is generally multiplied by seed but vegetative propagation is recommended, graft or crochet side plating can help to shorten the time of establishment to production and reducing the size of trees.

For the breadfruit relative, see Jackfruit. Seeds are not available for the Jack. Baluno is normally found within secondary forests of Indonesia and the Philippines along with private collections and botanical gardens.

Spondias axillaris Himalayan Ambarella. Extracts of unripe fruits, bark, and leaves have shown antibiotic properties. Views Read Edit View history. Mangifera cochinchinensis Mangifera cochinchinensis. Growing Environment Not available.


Mango relative often cultivated in southeast Asia. Excellent source of vitamin A and contains antioxidant compounds. The binjai is believed to originate from the island of Borneobut is commonly grown elsewhere for its edible fruit. Description Large tree up to ft tall. A lot of care is needed when harvesting, and laborers should protect themselves using gloves and by covering the entire body.

Mangos have both food and medicinal ,angifera. Spondias mombin Yellow Cwesia. Spondias macrocarpa Round Mombin. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.

The fruit matures during the rainy season, this is a deciduousstands erect and bare before shedding large bud scales that envelops twigs and inflorscence.

Harpephyllum caffrum Kaffir Plum. Spondias purpurea Red Mombin. This plant requires ccaesia because it will droop as the plant grows. Mangifera quadrifida Asam Kambang.

Mangifera caesia Jack

The wood from the trees is lightweight and used for construction materials. Baluno was introduced in to Lancetilla Botanical Gardens in Honduras. Anacardium occidentale Cashew Apple.