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Bor-Thekera Exotic Fruit Plants (Garcinia Pedunculata)

Bor-Thekera Exotic Fruit Plants (Garcinia Pedunculata)

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Plant Type Seedling Plant
Common Name Malabar tamarind, Gambooge
Botanical Name Garcinia Pedunculata
Bloom Time/Fruiting 8-10 Years 
Maintenance Required Moderate
Plant Age 7 months 

Bor-Thekera/Garcinia Pedunculata is an evergreen tree related to the more familiar purple mangosteen that grows in semi-wild conditions and is widely distributed throughout the Northeastern part of India. It is a tangy fruit valued by the people of Assam. The tree has a fluted trunk with short spreading branches Smoothly textured fruit is yellow or orange-yellow in color. These fruits are ring-shaped and it has a juicy interior with edible arils. The ripe fruit is eaten cooked or raw. Usually, the ripe or raw fruits are sliced, sun-dried, and preserved. It is used as a medicine for Digestive diseases, Cleanses urine and feces, acts as a cardiac tonic, congenial for heart, severe constipation, abdominal colic pain, etc


These are picky about elevation, humidity and require annual rainfall of at least 50 inches with no drought, thrive in deep, rich organic soil but will survive in sandy loam or clay containing coarse material, must be sheltered from strong winds and salt spray.


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