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  Mangosteen
The mangosteen tree is very slow-growing, erect, with a pyramidal crown; attains 20 to 82 ft (6-25 m) in height, has dark-brown or nearly fl, flaking bark, the inner bark containing much yellow, gummy, bitter latex.
The mangosteen was introduced into Trinidad from the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew, England, between 1850 and 1860 and the first fruit was borne in 1875.
However, in the Canal Zone, productive mangosteen groves have been established where it is too wet for other fruit trees–in swamps requiring drainage ditches between rows and in situations where the roots were bathed with flowing water most of the year, in spite of the fact that standing water in nursery beds will kill seedlings.
www.hort.purdue.edu /newcrop/morton/mangosteen.html   (3081 words)

  
 Mangosteen
Although the mangosteen has been touted for its splendid flavor, it has also been suggested that use of the whole mangosteen fruit can promote good health.
According to the legend, the virtual impossibility of preserving the fruit during the weeks-long journey prohibited anyone outside of the growing regions from enjoying the sensational flavor of the mangosteen.
Existing mangosteen research has been validated with thousands of individual accounts in dozens of countries.
www.xango.com /learn/mangosteen.html   (441 words)

  
 Mangosteen
Mangosteen seeds can be kept alive in moist peat moss for weeks and this is how they are usually shipped to distant locations.
This is because the mangosteen seedling goes through what is known as a juvenile period with stringent requirements as to light levels and water supply.
It is possible that the mangosteen is a result of a cross between two Garcinia species that had double their usual chromosome count (polyploidy), enabling them to interbreed and produce sterile offspring.
www.mangosteen.com /Sciencenonscienceandnonsense.htm   (5015 words)

  
 Mangosteen : by Ray Sahelian, M.D., 500 mg health benefits
Mangosteen is a fruit grown in Thailand and Myanmar whose rind (the mangosteen pericarp) appears to have some medicinal properties.
The present study was undertaken to examine the effects of mangosteen extracts (100% ethanol, 70% ethanol, 40% ethanol and water) on histamine release and prostaglandin E2 synthesis.
Mangosteen capsules and mangosteen juice are different but there are no studies that compare the two in humans so it is difficult to say which is the healthier to take in the long.
www.raysahelian.com /mangosteen.html   (3189 words)

  
 XanGo Juice: A mangosteen Fruit juice
Juice is a nutritious drink made from mangosteen fruit.
Scientists are truly amazed with the recent research done on the mangosteen fruit and have found that not only the fruit, but its outer rind has a concentrated source of xanthones.
XanGo, LLC is also the name of the company to introduce the benefits of the mangosteen fruit juice under the brand name "XanGo Juice".
www.freshmangosteen.com   (319 words)

  
 Xango - Mangosteen, Xanthones, Facts on Xango juice fruit puree, Orixa Xango, Comp plan Xango, Distributor top Xango
Mangosteen is has been considered one of the most delicate of Thai fruits.
While durian is co-opted the title "King of Fruits," it is the hitherto less popular Mangosteen which has captured the fitness, health-conscious and scientific communities' collective imagination.
During that month, I raised my [mangosteen juice] consumption from one case per month to six cases per month.
www.mangosteenwellness.com /testimonials   (1525 words)

  
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mangosteen district of names similar number of 12 in (1.6 cm) of rain forests that is in mangosteen tropical Africa (Zanzibar, Ghana, Gabon and delicious.
Sandy alluvial soils are unsuitable and mangosteen climate in Florida.
The tree was planted in there were mangosteen mangosteen fruiting trees are growing at one shoot.
www.angelfire.com /planet/mangosteen   (397 words)

  
 Mangosteen Elixir™
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Mangosteen Elixir™ is a synergistic juice blend of natures most powerful and antioxidant rich fruits.
This is due to the mangosteen’s inability to acclimate itself to any other region other than its place of origin.
Inhibition of cyclooxygenase and prostaglandin E2 synthesis by g-mangostin, a xanthone derivative in mangosteen, in C6 rat glioma cells.
www.caoh.org /mangosteen.html   (1527 words)

  
 Mangosteen Frequently Asked Questions | Mangosteen Fruit | Health Benefits   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The mangosteen fruit dubbed The Queen of the Fruits is a tropical fruit that is similar in size and colour to the plum.
The mangosteen is now at the level where a viable export market can be sustained, which is why you are now being made aware of the fruit and the unprecedented business opportunity.
It is important that your mangosteen supplement is manufactured in such a way that the fruit is picked at its most beneficial stage, flash frozen on the stem, shipped, carefully prepared, and then properly bottled to ensure that you receive the maximum health benefit possible from the fruit.
www.mangosteen.ca /faq.htm   (3328 words)

  
 Mangosteen
Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana L.) is known as the “Queen of Fruits”.
Unknown in the wild state, Mangosteen is found only as a cultivated female tree (male trees appear non-existent) and may be a fortuitous hybrid between two sister species (G.
Mangosteen is an obligate apomict in which reproduction is entirely asexual (parthenogenesis).
gears.tucson.ars.ag.gov /book/chap5/mangosteen.html   (580 words)

  
 Mangosteen: A Friendly Skeptic Looks at Mangosteen
What's remarkable about the mangosteen is that there are over 40 xanthones identified in the pericarp, or rind, making it the single most xanthone-rich source in the world….Only six of the xanthones have been studied in depth.
Yet although mangosteen's xanthones have been known for almost 150 years, there are still only 19 PubMed articles on these xanthones and none of these articles concerns the use of xanthones in the actual clinical treatment of human disease.
The mangosteen phenomenon is a reprise of the aloe vera, gingko biloba, and especially the noni juice story, complete with exaggerated claims for the health benefits of an exotic fruit.
chetday.com /mangosteen.htm   (3288 words)

  
 FAQs about Xango Mangosteen Juice and the Magosteen Fruit
Mangosteen (Garcinia Mangostana) is an exotic tropical fruit considered to be one of the finest tasting fruits in the world.
Mangosteen fruit has been used for thousands of years by millions of people worldwide to control pain, protect against disease, increase energy, as a natural anti-inflammatory, to reduce fever and for a whole host of other medicinal uses.
Mangosteen is an exotic fruit and is virtually unknown in the United States because of its required ultra-tropical growing conditions.
www.mangosteen-juice.tv /faq.html   (1061 words)

  
 Mangosteen Fruit Provides Anti-Aging, Anti-bacterial, Anti-Cancer and Heart Health Benefits
The Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana in Latin) plant is a tropical evergreen tree, believed to have originated in the Sunda Islands and the Moluccas.
The Mangosteen fruit grown in Thailand is harvested in the season of optimum ripeness for maximum efficacy.
The medicinal properties of the Mangosteen fruit are derived mainly from its outer rind or peel, not from the fleshy inner part of the fruit.
www.astrologyzine.com /mangosteen-fruit.shtml   (2137 words)

  
 Welcome. Your Internets Source of Information about XanGo, Xanthones and Your Health!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mangosteen — not just the inner flesh, but the whole fruit —; represents the single greatest known supply of these tremendously beneficial Xanthones.
The fruit of the Mangosteen tree is the richest known source of natural Xanthone compounds.
However, Mangosteen is so prized by inhabitants of Southeast Asia that it is known as the Queen of Fruits and the Fruit of the Gods.
www.mangosteen-juice.biz /d.cgi/changeyourlifenow/TheScience.htm   (1468 words)

  
 Go Mangosteen Australia Xango Distributor   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mangosteen is an ideal alternative to undesirable asthma medication because of its ability to fight infection, inhibit inflammation and reduce allergic triggers...naturally!
Mangosteen is a "miracle" fruit that helps prevent and fight many effects of aging: mental degeneration, gastrointestinal distress, arthritis, muscle and joint pain, and eye degeneration.
Mangosteen has shown a remarkable ability, when taken in high doses at the onset of a viral infection, to speed up the body's processes and heal viral infections more quickly.
www.gomangosteen.com.au /benefits.htm   (1226 words)

  
 Mangosteen
Fresh mangosteen is canned but the flavor is considerably poorer to that of the fresh fruit.
Slow-growing and highly tropical, the mangosteen will not survive for long periods of time anywhere in the continental United States except extreme South Florida, unless under unusual conditions.
Mangosteens can be planted near streams, ponds, or other bodies of water where portions of their root systems remain moist year-round.
www.tradewindsfruit.com /mangosteen.htm   (309 words)

  
 ACS :: Mangosteen Juice
Mangosteen is a tropical fruit native to Southeast Asia, which is touted for its antioxidants, especially xanthones (a type of chemical in certain plants.) Its fruit, including the rind and pulp, can be pureed together and sold as a drink.
Although there is no evidence that mangosteen juice, puree, or bark is effective as a treatment for cancer, its fruit has been shown to be rich in antioxidants.
Mangostin was identified as a xanthone in mangosteen in the mid-1800s and found to have anti-inflammatory effects in rats in the late 1970s.
www.cancer.org /docroot/ETO/content/ETO_5_3x_Mangosteen_Juice.asp?sitearea=ETO   (678 words)

  
 MyMangosteen.com: Mangosteen Juice
The mangosteen is a fruit grown primarily in Southeast Asia and revered as the Queen of Fruits (Queen Victoria would offer Knighthood to anyone who would bring fresh supply).
Stacks of existing mangosteen research have been validated with thousands of individual accounts in dozens of countries.
Ingredients: Garcinia mangostana juice from whole fruit(XanGo is the ONLY mangosteen product with the whole entire fruit in it), apple fruit juice, pear fruit juice, grape fruit juice, pear fruit puree, blueberry fruit juice, raspberry fruit juice, strawberry fruit juice, cranberry fruit juice, cherry fruit juice, citric acid, natural flavor, pectin, xanthan gum, sodium benzoate.
www.mymangosteen.com /distributors/online/product   (1297 words)

  
 Mangosteen
Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana) is a tangerine-sized tropical fruit native to Southeast Asia.
Mangosteen is also said to have antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant activity.
But don’t expect mangosteen to be a miracle cure for any disease.
www.berkeleywellness.com /html/ds/dsMangosteen.php   (240 words)

  
 mangosteen - Allrecipes
Widely cultivated in the Asian tropics, the mangosteen is no relation to the mango.
The hard skin of the mangosteen is a dark purple-brown.
Unfortunately, the mangosteen is rarely imported to the United States.
allrecipes.com /howto/mangosteen/detail.aspx   (123 words)

  
 Mangosteen, Facts on Mangosteen
Mangosteen fruit grows abundantly in Southeast Asia in tropical and humid climates near the equator.
The natives of those regions have used the pericarp peel for generations as a tea, applied it to the skin, used it as a poultice, and made salves or balms to increase its useful application.
Unfortunately mangosteen production has strict limited climactic requirements which limits its production as compared to other tropical fruit crops but many countries are pursuing research and development planting projects for the crop due to increasing demand for the fruits.
www.mangosteen-juice-works.com /mangosteen.htm   (426 words)

  
 Tropical Fruit - Durian & Mangosteens
Both mangosteen and durian are native to South East Asia and require a year round, warm, very humid, equatorial climate.
Experienced mangosteen eaters use their thumb to pry out the dried flower parts (sessile stigma) and then break the fruit open.
The yellow mangosteens are much easier trees to grow and bring to fruiting than the (purple) mangosteen.
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 About Mangosteen Fruit and it's nutritional health benefits.
Mangosteen is similar to other exotic fruits in that it has been traditionally used as a health supplement and pain reliever.
But the benefits of the mangosteen fruit go on to help control pain, reduce fever, increase engergy and ward off infections as well as to help protect against disease.
The xanthone laden mangosteen fruit and xango mangosteen juice contain an overwhelming amount of naturally occuring antioxidants.
www.mangosteen-juice.tv /fruit.html   (439 words)

  
 Xango® Mangosteen Juice from Mangosteen Online
Juice, a delicious beverage made from mangosteen puree, contains an unprecedented level of xanthones and delivers a nutritional punch that is unmatched.
The first dietary supplement created from mangosteen juice, XanGo is a true leader in the health industry.
As the first product to feature the nutrition of mangosteen, XanGo is an amazing superstar in the world of dietary supplements and nutrition.
www.mangosteenonline.com   (371 words)

  
 Tropical Fruit - Durian & Mangosteens
Both mangosteen and durian are native to South East Asia and require a year round, warm, very humid, equatorial climate.
Experienced mangosteen eaters use their thumb to pry out the dried flower parts (sessile stigma) and then break the fruit open.
The yellow mangosteens are much easier trees to grow and bring to fruiting than the (purple) mangosteen.
www.proscitech.com.au /trop/d.htm   (1013 words)

  
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