Flora Fauna World: Mangifera casturi – Mascot of South Kalimantan – About flora and fauna, latin name and images. Mangifera casturi is an evergreen tree; it can grow up to 25 metres tall. The straight bole can be free of branches for up to 15 metres and 40 – cm in diameter[. Kalimantan Mango (Mangifera casturi) or locally known as Kasturi is a tropical fruit tree about 10–30 m tall which is endemic to very small area.
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The second variety, cuban kastuba has a rounded egg fruit, with a reddish rind, do not become black when old, skin of the fruit is easily castyri from the fruit. Propagation Casturk – poly-embryonic, one to several seedlings can be produced from the same seed[ Title The Mangoes. Kasturi That is, one species of mango into floral identity of South Kalimantan province have been extinct from their natural habitat.
If we compare the Kasturi with the Mango Mangifera indicathe Kasturi tastes less sweet but has a stronger taste and has a softer aroma.
Mangifera casturi – Useful Tropical Plants
How many fingers does the typical human have? Fortunately there are those who cultivate these plants in gardens and yards. If you have any useful cwsturi about this plant, please leave a comment. Newer Post Older Post Home.
Mangifera casturi – Mascot of South Kalimantan
The Mangga Cuban and Pelipisan are often regarded as a casturl species. The caturi is no longer known in the wild, but is often cultivated for its fruit. These products are however quite hard to find as the fresh fruit are always high in demand and one of the favourite fruits of the Banjar people.
Even the mango has also been planted in several other areas. Kalimantan Mango plantations could only be found in the Mataraman area in the Banjar district the Banjar district is not the same as the Banjarmasin district. Hopefully this is not followed kasturi status of plants and animals other.
Varieties being third, tamarind fruit pilipisan or palipisan have menjorong flat, pale green with black spots, when parents stay green. Posted by Name of creature based on the Latin name at 8: This species extinction caused by habitat destruction due to deforestation and forest encroachment. For this reason, the Banjar people choose other trees as their wood source with a similar or higher quality of wood.
Kasturi Mzngifera In Situ. The fruits could be eaten fresh or processed as Kasturi jams. The most popular is the Kasturi because of its fragrance. In fact, mango in English but is called caxturi also called Kalimantan Mango is a plant endemic to Borneo.
Illegal logging activities caused extinction of this tree in the wild. Kasturi is the scientific Latin called Mangifera casturi, is one of about 31 types of mango that can be found in Kalimantan, Indonesia.
The straight bole can be free of branches for up to 15 metres and 40 – cm in diameter[ Title The Mangoes. Kasturi has rounded fruits such as mango small eggs, thin fruit skin is green when young and black spotty becomes blackish when old.
Unlike the fast growing tropical fruit trees, the Kalimantan Mango is not planted in large plantations in Indonesia due to its slow growing process. Old Kalimantan Mango trees are in danger of extinction by logging because of its wood quantity. Range Southeast Asia – Indonesia Borneo.
There are several forms with distinctive fruits[ Title The Mangoes. Plants can be fruiting well and regularly by the age of 10 years, often producing two crops a year[ Title The Mangoes. Dark orange-colored flesh of the fruit.
This is however rarely on sale on the markets, as farmers consumes this themselves. Kalimantan Mango Mangifera casturi or locally known as Kasturi is a tropical fruit tree about 10—30 m tall which is endemic to very small area around Banjarmasin in Southern Borneo Indonesia. The Pelipisan could however be found with a sweet fragrance like the Kasturi which indicates that the fruit is most likely a hybrid of the Kasturi.
Comments have to be approved before they are shown here. Kalimantan Mango, Kasturi Mangifera casturi Kalimantan Mango Mangifera casturi or locally known as Kasturi is a tropical fruit tree about 10—30 m tall which is endemic to very small area around Banjarmasin in Southern Borneo Indonesia.
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Mangifera casturi fruits, Photograph by: When the young leaves of dark purple kasturi.
There are three varieties namely kasturi kasturi, cuban, and tamarind pelipisan. Much research still has to be done to define and set the status. Nowadays it is extinct in the wild due to illegal logging. Although the fruit is locally found abundantly, it still does not satisfy the demand. This love begins its journey. Mangifera casturi have a tree that can reach 25 meters high with a trunk diameter of between cm.
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The pulp is green orange yellow, fibrous much. The fruits size of the Kalimantan Mango Mangifera casturi is relatively small compared to other species of mangoes. Kasturi bark greyish white to light brown. The fragrance of the fruits is so pleasant that there is an old song around this: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.