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Mangosteen Garcinia mangostana Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Mangosteen 
Scientific Name(s): Garcinia mangostana 
Common Name(s): Mangostanbaum, Mangostane, king's fruit, mang ji shi, manggis, mangostan, mangostán, mangostão, mangoustanier 
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  • 2 to 3 inches
  • Thick, leathery rind with bitter latex
  • Five to eight white segments
  • One to three seeds
  • Very sweet
  • Tropical
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