Mangosteen Cultivation?

Answer Mangosteen is a slow-growing tropical tree that produces a fruit with a fleshy purple rind containing white seed-bearing segments. The flesh is tangy and firm with a flavor similar to peach. To cul... Read More »

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What is mangosteen juice?

Mangosteen juice is a juice made from the tropical mangosteen plant from Southeast Asia. The fruit is not like a mango; it is more like a tangerine in shape. Mangosteen juice is used as a supplemen... Read More »

What is mangosteen juice used for?

Mangosteen is a tropical fruit found in Southeastern Asia. Mangosteen juice has been used for centuries in Asian countries---and more recently, in the Americas--- for its health benefits, such as p... Read More »

Is mangosteen toxic to livestock?

Mangosteen fruit is not toxic to livestock. A 2007 study at Khon Kaen University in Thailand found that feeding a mixture of mangosteen peel with sunflower and coconut oil decreased the presence of... Read More »

Are mangoes& mangosteen the same fruit?

No. The mango, Mangifera indica, and the mangosteen, Garcinia mangostana, are not even in the same family. The flesh of a mango is rich yellow and has citrus undertones while the flesh of a mangost... Read More »