This JackFruit tree will grow 20-30 meters if it is not tamed along the way. Its fruit is the largest fruit of all trees, reaching as much as 55 kg (120 lb) in weight, 90 cm (35 in) in length, and 50 cm (20 in) in diameter. Mature trees produce between 200-500 fruits a year. There are many ways to prepare the fruit in savoury and sweet dishes, drinks, desserts, sweets and other exotic food add ons. This is a vital tree for the forest garden with deep roots allowing for low growth immediately around its base and vines up its trunk.