Category Archives: Fruits

Glauy (Banana)'

Glauy (Banana)

Banana or ‘glauy’ is one of the most useful plants of the tropical Thailand. It is available all year round. We enjoy the fruits fresh or prepared as dessert and use the banana flower in various dishes. The leaves are used to wrap up food and made into containers. The inside young stalk can be used as hog feed. The tougher outside is torn into small strips and dried so that it can be turned into a durable type of string. The banana plant grows…

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Mang Cud (Mangosteen)

Mang Cud (Mangosteen)

Mangosteen is named as “the queen of fruit” Its shape is round with petals attached on the top of the fruit, which looks like a crown of the queen.  The color of mangosteen’s shell is dark red purple while the seed is white, In one fruit, it contains about 5-8 seeds.  Mangosteen has a sweet and sour scent and good when it is ripe.  It could be found only during May ot September. Mangosteen is rich in various mineral and vitamins such as protein, Carbohydrate.  Calcium, etc.  Moreover, Mangosteen…

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