The strangest but coolest fruit of Borneo island. It has other names such as Karon, Buruni and Ematak. According to the guide, Kesusu belongs to Jackfruit family (Anacardiaceae), a type of latex plant. Its scientific name is Prainea limpato.
The surface of the seed is oily. The pulp tastes sweet with a bit of sour.
Ultra rare fruit from the family of jackfruit, fresh seeds. A very cool looking fruit, and an amazing taste experience.
It has a very tropical aroma, its sweet and tart, similar to a garcinia, e.g. like the purple mangosteen. The pods are facing outwards and the skin is soft and edible too. kesusu fruit plants in Keralais now available in our farms.
Mature Height: 13-18 m
Fruit Color: Light yellow
Botanical Name: Anacardiaceae