Papaya is one kind of fruit that is favored by many Indonesian people from all walks of life, from children to adults. Papaya fruit has a characteristic oval shape large round or oval with tapered ends. Unbranched tree, if it is only slightly branched, high around 5 to 10 meters. The leaves are shaped like a hand meyirip 5 and has a long stalk and the central part does not contain a hollow stalk. The fruit is green at a young age and the time is ripe reddish yellow. (see also: pakan burung)
The papaya plants native habitat of tropical forests, but can thrive in the tropics and sub-tropics. This plant is widely grown in dry or wet areas, lowlands and mountains with an altitude up to 1000 meters above sea level. Papaya crop widely grown in the garden or in the yard. How to plant too easy, just use the seeds from ripe papaya.
The types of papaya fruit in Indonesia
While the types of papaya among which:
Papaya has a very large size compared to other papaya. The papaya weight about 3 to 4 pounds per piece. Bangkok papaya flesh has a reddish orange and papaya tastes sweeter than others. Papaya this one is also more durable and not easily rot.
Papaya fruit flesh is yellowish red, and green skin color mean, if there is already a mature look slightly yellow color appears. Weight papaya is approximately 2, 5 kilograms per piece.
Hawaiian papaya has a small size and consumed by only one person. It weighs about a pound and fresh yellow fruit, tastes too sweet.
There's more of them are kind of other papaya papaya papaya California and Mt. Each papaya or pawpaw is commonly called has a sweet taste and can be beneficial for health.
Papaya Fruit Benefits for Health
(see also: pakan burung manyar)
The benefits that can be obtained by consuming papaya fruit is able to lose weight. Papaya fruit pomace which is also often used as a herbal medicine for treatment of chronic diseases such as liver. Ripe papaya fruit is usually used to facilitate digestion and constipation. Papaya fruit is also believed to aid in breast growth. Because papaya medium containing hormones and vitamin A is good to stimulate the female hormone.