Mangifera lalijiwa is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 40 metres tall. The bole can be 80cm in diameter[
This species is obviously highly valued for its fruit, which appears in large quantities in local markets[
In Java encroaching agriculture and logging have almost completely eradicated lowland forest. There is some question over the existence of this large forest tree in the wild. The plant is classified as 'Data Deficient' in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2013)[
Southeast Asia - Indonesia.
|Conservation Status||Data Deficient
Fruit - raw[
]. The pale yellow to orange pulp is thin, rather dry, with a rather vague, sweet-acid taste[
]. The yellowish, mango-shaped fruit is around 5 - 6cm long and 7 - 8cm wide, containing a single, large seed[
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