Garcinia is a plant genus of the family Clusiaceae native to Asia, Australia, tropical and southern Africa, and Polynesia. The number of species is highly disputed, with various sources recognizing between 50 and about Commonly, the plants in this genus are called saptreesmangosteens which may also refer specifically to the purple mangosteenG. Many species are threatened by habitat destructionand at least G.
Garcinia species are evergreen trees and shrubsdioecious and in several cases apomictic. The fruit is a berry with fleshy endocarp which in several species is delicious. The fruit of most species of Garcinia are eaten locally; some species' fruits are highly esteemed in one region, but unknown just a few hundred kilometres away. The best-known original garcinia cambogia 1300 is the purple mangosteen G.
Less well-known, but still of international importance, are kandis G. In addition, mangosteen rind exocarp extract is used as a spice. It figures prominently in Kodava culture, and G. Garcinia gummi-gutta yields a spice widely used in South Asiain original garcinia cambogia 1300 in Keralawhere it is called kodumpulli. Most species in Garcinia are known for their gum resinbrownish-yellow from xanthonoids such as mangostinand used as purgative or catharticbut most frequently — at least in former times — as a pigment.
The colour term gamboge refers to this pigment. Extracts original garcinia cambogia 1300 the exocarp of certain species — typically G. But their effectiveness at normal consumption levels is unproven, while at least one case of severe acidosis caused by long-term consumption original garcinia cambogia 1300 such products has been documented. The Malaysian town of Beruas — often spelled "Bruas" — derives its name original garcinia cambogia 1300 the seashore mangosteen G.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. Learn how and when to remove these template messages. Garcinia subellipticaknown as fukugi in Japan. At least 50, see text. Garcinia atroviridis — asam gelugur Indonesianasam gelugor Malaysianasam keping Malaysian. Garcinia dulcis — mundu, rata. Garcinia gardneriana — bacupari. Garcinia hanburyi — Hanbury's garcinia.
Garcinia hessii — lemon saptree. Garcinia hombroniana — seashore mangosteen, pure inspired garcinia cambogia bruas Malay. Dang, — Bidoup Nui Ba National Parksouthern Vietnam. Garcinia intermedia — lemon drop mangosteencharichuelo. Garcinia kola original garcinia cambogia 1300 bitter kola. Garcinia livingstonei — African mangosteen, Lowveld mangosteen, Livingstone's garcinia, imbe. Garcinia mangostana — purple mangosteen.
Garcinia morella — batuan Hiligaynonireevalsinni Tamil. Garcinia prainiana — button mangosteencherapu. Garcinia xanthochymus — asam kandis Indonesian. Bureau of Special Research in Modern Languages. The Catholic University of America Press. Not logged in Talk Contributions Create account Log in. Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store.
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