The jackfruit tree belongs to family moraceae. It is largely present in tropical locations like south Asia, east Africa, Uganda, Brazil and Mauritius. Jackfruit is nationwide fruit of Bangladesh and has local name Kathal. orviax composição
Jackfruit tree has strong solid trunk and develops upto 50 to sixty feet. The barks, leaves and fruits of this tree contain latex. The leaves are oval in shape, glossy in appearance and leathery to touch. The tree bears both male and female bouquets. The fruits (jackfruit) are huge and weigh 5 to 25 kilograms. The huge jackfruit contains many small fleshy fruits inside. These small fruits contain seeds which are hard and starchy. The drag of these small vegetables will either be crispy or soft depending on variety of tree.
Medicinal properties of jackfruit
According to texts of ayurveda the medicinal properties of jackfruit varies in various phases of its development. The raw fruit increases vata and kapha where as ripened fruit alleviates vata and pitta. The berry is heavy to absorb and sticky in mother nature. It improves the moistness of tissues. It can work as body coolant.
The acrylic of this tree has anti-inflammatory properties. Hence it is suggested in inflamed abscesses and wounds. Poultice of jackfruit latex helps to reduce pain and swelling in abscesses and wounds.
The flesh of smaller vegetables is very heavy to digest. It may cause indigestion. Ingestion of natural jackfruit might cause constipation. Therefore jackfruit should be eaten before consuming food. Jackfruit is a strict no for patients with digestive disorders and ascitis.
The start barking of jackfruit tree helps to reduce intestinal motility and hence useful in diarrhea and dysentery. The decoction of bark can be used for this specific goal.
Fully ripened fruit is definitely a helpful in increasing quality and quantity of ejaculate. It helps to increase sperm count and ejaculation motility. Weak and thin people are largely gained by ripened fruit as it increases body volume and body energy level.
The decoction of leaves and roots are being used in diseases of skin. The leaves also help to reduce associated with toxin.
The jackfruit is generally used in Chinese persons medicine. They consider it as having cooling and nutritious properties. The weed and seeds are being used to reduce influence of alcoholic beverages. Roasted seeds are deemed as aphrodisiac and given to patients who go through from low libido, erection dysfunction and early ejaculation. The ash of bark and leaves are combined with coconut oil and applied to wounds.