Mabolo / Butterfruit / Velvet Apple - tree is also known s ironwood / kamagong.
Magtanim ng ordinary seedlings kapag gusto ninyo magproduce ng hardwood / timber + fruits. Nagsisimulang magbuga within 5 years at Umaabot ang taas ng puno sa 20 metro.
Magtanim ng grafted kapag gusto ninyong mababa lang at magbunga within 2 years.
The Mabolo fruit is a nutritious fruit and has elements used as medical ingredient for diseases such as:
- diabetes (improves insulin sensitivity)
Aside from the nutritional benefits of the fruit, the bark of the tree is also popularly used for itchy skin ailments as well as decoction for coughs. Its leaves are also Antioxidant for its tannins and alkaloids contents.