There are certain characteristics of Jackfruit that make it distinct from the other fruits. Few examples are its shape, texture, taste, color, season, varieties and origin. Talking about varieties, Jackfruit is not available in just one form. Development in the field of horticulture has made it possible to consume this fruit in various forms without changing its characteristics. Some of the varieties include Black Gold, Cheena, Cochin, Dang Rasimi, Golden Nugget and Golden Pillow. Jackfruit varieties are not available in seedless form. The shape of this fruit is Oval and its texture
is Fibrous. Taste forms one of the important characteristics of fruits. Talking about Jackfruit, its taste is sweet.
Jackfruit color makes it even more attractive and hard to resist. Vitamin A and vitamin C are found in abundance in green color fruits. Folate, potassium, and vitamin C are often found in yellow color fruits. White, red, blue and purple color fruits generally contain potassium, vitamin A and vitamin C. Thus, color of this fruit helps in identifying its nutrient content. Jackfruits are available in shades of dark green, golden yellow, green, indigo, magenta and yellowish-orange.