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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Harpephyllum caffrum Kaffir Plum. The branches tend to break and the tree produces a lot of litter. It is also widely grown in BaliSumatraand Borneo.

This tree produces thousand of fruits, ripening three months after anthesis. Anacardium humile Monkey Nut. The binjai is believed to originate from the island of Borneobut is commonly grown elsewhere for its edible fruit. Plants propagated by seed can produce from to fruits per year. It is found rare in forests and abundant in marshy places. The flowers are purple or pink, 0. Retrieved 19 July Anacardium microcarpum Miniature Cashew. Spondias macrocarpa Round Mombin.

Mangifera caesia Jack — The Plant List

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. Rhus integrifolia Lemonade Berry. Description Large tree up to ft tall. Spondias venulosa Coarse Mombin. The skin is thin and brown with jzck patches, and the flesh is yellow-white, mushy, and strongly odorous with an acid-sweet or sour taste.


Spondias pinnata Malaysian Mombin. The fruit can be eaten jjack but also it can added to salsas, pies, jellies along with being canned or preserved and pickled. It belongs to the same genus as the mango and is widely cultivated caeaia areas of IndonesiaMalaysiaSingaporeBruneiPapua New Guinea and the Philippines.

The tree is one of the most common and valuable Mangifera species in western Malaysia, where it is cultivated extensively in orchards. Grafting on the seedling stock is also possible through inarching potted rootstocks onto twigs of mother trees.

Spondias purpurea Red Mombin. Mangifera pentandra Mangifera pentandra. Spondias axillaris Himalayan Ambarella.

Mangifera caesia Jack ex Wall. Some soils include loam, sand, and clay. Mangifera caesia is a species of flowering plant in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae.

Mangifera caesia

Seed Availability Seeds are not available for the Jack. It is excellent ingredient for the creamy juices, also for making spice base for chillies sambal which is eaten with river fish. Native Range Native to lowland areas of Malaysia and Indonesia. Seeds are not available for the Jack.

It is also thought that this variety can compete advantageously with normal mangos. Baluno caesix introduced in to Lancetilla Botanical Gardens in Honduras. For the breadfruit relative, see Jackfruit. Binjai is almost always propagated by seed.


Mangos have both food and medicinal uses. Other common name in the Philippines and Honduras is Baluno or Bauno.

Mangifera caesia fruits from Lapuyan, Zamboanga del Surprepared in a typical Filipino fashion for a “merienda” or snack. Mangifera cochinchinensis Mangifera cochinchinensis. Mangifera foetida Horse Mango. Uses Usually eaten fresh out of hand. These are restricted to lowlands about m to m, requires rainfall. Fruit is similar in size and shape to the mango, flavor is acid-sweet, resembling a mango-pineapple mixture.

Spondias mombin Yellow Mombin. Views Read Edit View history. The Verticillata variety of mango has also been successfully established in Honduras at the Lancetilla Botanical Gardens. July Learn how and when to remove this template message.

The mango flowers can be used medicinally to treat diarrhea and dysentery.

Jack – Mangifera caesia

Spondias tuberosa Brazil Plum. It is propagated from seeds. A lot of care is needed when harvesting, and laborers should protect themselves mangivera gloves and by covering the entire body. This page was last edited on 14 Octoberat The tree sap and immature fruits can cause irritations. It has been used to kill enemies. Anacardium giganteum Caja Acu. Please visit our seed store to view current selections.