|Scientific name||Garcinia mangostana L.|
|Storage conditions||7-10 °C|
|Shelf life||10 days|
|Availability||May – September|
Unique for its appearance and flavor, mangosteen is often revered as the queen of tropical fruits. It features 4 to 10 soft and juicy triangular flesh segments. Each segment may contain seeds which are inedible and bitter in taste. Mangosteen can be enjoyed by itself without any additions.