“Marian Plum” is a traditional tree in the area
Technical information as follows: Common name Marina plum, Plum Mango
Scientific name: 𝘉𝘰𝘶𝘦𝘢 𝘮𝘢𝘤𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘩𝘺𝘭𝘭𝘢 Griffith
Family : Anacardiaceae.
Marian Plum has many properties, It’s fruit is rich of vitamin C helps maintain strong teeth prevent scurvy preventing colds, especially the prevention of Covid -19. The root of the Marian Plum helps to cures the flu by using it as an ingredient in traditional medicine by washing the roots thoroughly and boiling them for a drink.
Botanical Park has harvested the products of “Marian Plum”, it is a traditional tree in the area. On July 6, 2021, led by Mrs. Ruamporn Kongchan, Acting Head of the Botany and Arboretum Department, and her team gathered the production for breeding and distributing for people who are interested at a reasonable price.
The old Marian Plum Tree located Walailak Botanical Park (WBP) is a kind of towering trees with full ripe yellow color. This is expected to be over 30 years old. There are mostly found in the area near the central reservoir of WBP.
Marian Plum produces during November to December each year. It is also a perennial plant. The common name Marina plum, Plum Mango Scientific name: 𝘉𝘰𝘶𝘦𝘢 𝘮𝘢𝘤𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘩𝘺𝘭𝘭𝘢 Griffith Family Anacardiaceae.