Litsea. Litsea garciae. a.k.a. Engkala. Small fruit, only ” across, with pink to purple skin that is said to have an excellent delicate, avocado-like flavor. ~Engkala~ Litsea garciae Local Borneo names: Kangkala, Medang, Pangalaban, Ta’ang. Common names: Wuru Lilin, Tebulus aka Butter-Fruit Native to the. Plant Name: Engkala Tree Season of Interest: Summer Plant Category: Tropical Fruit Tree Foliage: Deciduous Species: Litsea garciae Soil Type: Loam, Peat.

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Zinc improves the night vision, promotes the enzymes which helps to lower the night blindness. This plant is usually cultivated for its edible fruit which has a similar flavor of avocado.

Litsea – Litsea garciae

Next Article Black Cumin facts and health benefits. It is also essential for the collagen production which is a connective tissue garcise assists in the regrowth and repair of skin.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. In Borneo, it is available all over the liysea. Lauraceae Engkala, Pong Labon Origin: Kangkala, Medang, Pangalaban, Ta’ang Watering: Item is in your Cart. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses.


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See offer for details. The round fruits 35 to 45 mm in diameterflattened top and bottom, have thin, edible garcie pink skins.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I used rooting hormone 0. Write a customer review. It properly utilizes the digestive enzymes that are essential for insulin in order to bind the cells so that the glucose could be used as a fuel.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The fruit is oblate, globose, mm across and 2. I have been able to propagate it from semi-mature cuttings taken at the beginning of September autumn which rooted in approximately 10 weeks.

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It is available in PDF format on the Internet. Small fruit, with pink to purple skin and excellent delicate, avocado-like flavor.

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The zinc deficiency garciaf the cause for prostate gland enlargement which makes it prone to the cancer. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Please try again later. It is the chronic and inflammatory skin disorder which is caused due to the deficiency garclae zinc. Zinc is able to assist the healthy cell division, prevent the mutation of cancerous cell and growth of tumor.

The studies show that zinc is an effective aid to treat acne and pimples. The foliage looks somewhat like that of the avocado, however the leaves are longer and droop more gracefully. Indonesia small tree t full sun, semi-shade, regular water, edible, ultra tropical, min. The fruits are little known, but reputedly well-liked by those llitsea have had the chance to try them. It is available as a PDF document to download from the internet.


Previous Article Hollyhock — Alcea rosea. The tree comes from Sarawak and South-west Sabah where it can be seen growing along riverbanks and scattered near villages.

Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. The foods rich in Zinc are lamb, beef, oysterscrabs and buckwheat. Showing of 1 reviews. Publisher Forest Research Institute; Malaysia Year ISBN Description Part of an excellent series of publications, this one giving a brief guide to five lesser known groups of light hardwoods from southeast Asia.

They have thin pink or red skinned and fleshy body. Eaten fresh or used to prepare foods. Litsea seeds contain fats that are used in the production of soaps and candles. Last update on