Definition of Artocarpus heterophyllus
1. Noun. East Indian tree cultivated for its immense edible fruit and seeds.
Terms within: Jack, Jackfruit, Jak
Group relationships: Artocarpus, Genus Artocarpus
Generic synonyms: Fruit Tree
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Literary usage of Artocarpus heterophyllus
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1. Rehabilitation of Degraded Tropical Forest Ecosystems: Workshop Proceedings ...by Shigeo Kobayashi by Shigeo Kobayashi (2001)
"They can grow jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus) fairly well by simply transplanting wildings that germinate around their houses. ..."
2. Forest Tree Seed Health: : Health for Germplasm Conservationby Jack R. Sutherland, Patricia Berjak, Marlene Diekmann by Jack R. Sutherland, Patricia Berjak, Marlene Diekmann (2002)
"... and jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus); temperate recalcitrant species are oak (Quercus robur), maple (Acer saccharinum) and horsechestnut (Aesculus ..."
3. Amazonia by Nigel J. H. Smith (1995)
"... (Cocos nucifera), cashew (Anacardium occidentale), avocado (Persea americana), jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus), and guava (Psidium guajava). ..."
4. Biotechnology: Forestry and Forest Products: Bibliography January 1990 by Lara Wiggert (1995)
"... 80 AC82 Micropropagation of Artocarpus heterophyllus through in vitro shoot proliferation on nodal ex- plants of mature trees. Roy, SK; Hossain, T.; ..."