Black Plum - Jamun
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- Product Code: PNTS/19
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The jamun is an important indigenous minor fruit of commercial value. It is also known as black plum, Indian black cherry, Ram jamun etc. in different parts of India. The tree is tall and evergreen, generally grown for shade and windbreak on roads and avenues.The original home of jamun is India or the East Indies. In India, the maximum number of jamun trees are found scattered throughout the tropical and subtropical regions. It also occurs in the lower range of the Himalayas up to an elevation of 1,300 meters and in the Kumaon hills up to 1,600 meters. It is widely grown in the larger parts of India from the Indo-Gangetic plains in the North to Tamil Nadu in the South.
Benefits of Black Plum
Natural Blood Purifier: Its richness of
iron makes it a good blood purifier as it ensures oxygenated blood supply with
good amount of hemoglobin all through the body.
Good for Eye and Skin Health: Black plum contains good amount of vitamins like A and C as well as minerals which are very beneficial for the health of eye and skin.
Cures Digestive Disorders: Jamun has cooling property thus very beneficial for curing digestive disorders.
Keeps Skin Fresh: Its astringent property makes it able to keep oily skin fresh, smooth and acne free.
Prevents from Infection: Its availability with oxalic acid, gallic acid, malic acid, tannins, betulic acid and makes it capable as an anti-malarial, anti-infective and antibacterial.
Keeps Teeth and Gums Healthy: The antibacterial property of its leaves helps in strengthening as well as preventing teeth and gums from various infections.
Prevents from Seasonal Problems: Its high level of vitamin C availability makes body immunity system strong to fight with common seasonal problems.
Prevents from Heart Disorders: Black plum contains good amount of potassium mineral which is very beneficial for keeping heart healthy and preventing for diseases like hypertension, stroke and other cardio vascular diseases.
Prevents from Free Radicals: The darker fruit contains more anthocyanins pigment thus has strong anti-oxidant property which prevents from free radicals harmful effects, premature aging and infections.
Planting & Care
Sunlight: partial shade.
Soil: Well drained soil.
Temperature: 13 to 24(c).
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer.
Care: Apply a high-potassium liquid fertilizer every two weeks from early spring untill six weeks after flowering keep moist in winter.