Mangosteen is a tropical fruit plant that is very popular in Southeast Asia. The tree is 7 to 25 m high. Fruit when ripe has a thick outer casing, dark red violet. White ivory intestine and divided into segments are sweet and sour sweet bar with attractive scent. Mangosteen is a fruit of high economic value, which is used by high ranking restaurants to serve the customers, mainly foreign tourists to Vietnam, compared with other markets, Mangosteen Vietnam has lower price but very good quality.
Mangosteen is a big tree that can be as high as 20-25 m. Leaves are thick, long, dark green, oblong. 3 to 9 blossom flowers with north leaves. Bisexual flowers have stems with burning. Spherical, medium sized orange, hard reddish-brown outer shell, in bright red as wine, thick foam, the bottom has long leaves, the top has a stigma. In fruits from 6 to 18 seeds, around the seeds are white coat, sweet and delicious. In the flowering season, the flowers are dazzlingly beautiful under the bright sunlight, the red petal flowers alternating green color, the yellow color of the pigeon more beautiful.
Mangosteen has a very high nutritional value, providing essential vitamins for the body to function. Mangosteen fruit is very fragrant, thin, meaty, when eaten you will feel sour taste with sweet
Mangosteen is often used as a dessert after the meal, can be used for breakfast with vitamin supplement, in addition Mangosteen can be a gift, for display on holidays.