We buy fresh fruits from Kokan area like Mango, Mosamb, Kokam, Jamun, Papaya, Anjeer, Awla, Banana, Chiku, Dalimb, Guava, Jam, Kharbuj Karavand, Kalingad, Jack Fruit etc.
Introduction: An average tree yields 60 to 80 kgs. of fruits. In India, fruits ripen in April and May. The lemon sized dark purple ripe fruits contain five to eight large seeds. The fruit has an agreeable flavour and a sweetish acid taste. The fruit contains 10 per cent malic acid and a small proportion of tartaric and hydroxy citric acid. Kokam also contains anthocyanin colouring matters, cyanidin-3–glucoside and cyanidin-3-sambubioside.