Sunday, June 17, 2012

වල් දෙල්/බැදි දෙල්/හිංගල දෙල්[Wal del/Bedi-del]/Hingala-del (Artocarpus nobilis)


An endemic tree common in wet zone forests and village gardens.  Seeds edible and wood use in construction industry. 

9 comments:

  1. All the best for your attemt to make people aware and love to nature,Im also a nature lover,Congratz

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  3. Thanks both of you for encouraging comments:)

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  4. Isn't the fruit edible?

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    1. Yes it is already mentioned in the post:)

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  5. Fruit also edible.like jack fruit.it is delicious when ripe.

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  6. Does the fruit taste different (when cooked) from the regular breadfruit, Artocarpus altilis?

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  7. Hi Bhushana, know any place I can find seeds or a seedlings? Would love to grow one or two of these.

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  8. No idea from where can you find seeds, but tree is not uncommon and grows even in home gardens of wet zone close to forest habitats like Kitulgala, Labugama, Matugama etc.

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