General description

Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana), is a tropical evergreen tree with edible fruit native to islands in Southeast Asia.

The tree grows from 6 to 25 m

Benefits

  • Highly Nutritious
  • Rich in Powerful Antioxidants
  • May Have Anti-Inflammatory Properties
  • May Have Anticancer Effects
  • May Promote Weight Loss
  • Supports Blood Sugar Control
  • Promotes a Healthy Immune System
  • Helps Maintain Healthy Skin
  • heart, brain and digestive health

When can I pick it?

In summer months when it’s dark purple in color

How to grow?

Cooking

  • Juice
  • Tea with rind

Categories: Plants