How to Remove the Fruit and Seeds from a Jackfruit

Jackfruits are enormous fruits with a very sweet and aromatic flavor. And they are unlike any fruit around. If you’ve seen one at an Asian market but were intimated by its size, rest assured they are relatively easy to prep. They extrude a very sticky latex that...
Jackfruit – Artocarpus heterophyllus

Jackfruit – Artocarpus heterophyllus

The jackfruit is a giant fruit that grows from a very tall evergreen tree that has leathery, highly glossy leaves. The fruit is very sweet and aromatic, but the jackfruit is useful for more than its fruit: the leaves are used in agriculture, the latex is...

Training Climbing Vines

A climbing vine can add visual appeal to an open area of the garden or can be incorporated into a landscaping theme. It can also help to hide problem areas. Climbing vines can range from traditional green or variegated ivy plants as a backdrop for flower beds to...
Pineapple and Mint Fresh Chutney

Pineapple and Mint Fresh Chutney

This chutney is uncooked, keeping it light and fresh. Pineapple and Mint Fresh Chutney 2014-06-15 11:45:12 Save Recipe Print Ingredients 1 1/2 cups loosely packed fresh mint leaves, cleaned and dried, chopped fine 1 whole pineapple, about 4 1/2 pounds, peeled,...
Mango Fruit – Mangifera Indica

Mango Fruit – Mangifera Indica

Mango, Mangifera indica, is the sweet tropical fruit of the mango tree. The tree grows large and can top out at 130 feet tall. The mango fruit is in the stone fruit (drupe) category of fruits, and is eaten both in its green stage and fully...