What is this plant?

Location: Bangalore, India Fruit Fruit enter image description here

  • $\begingroup$ Breadfruit. Artocarpus incisus . With several other synonymous scientific names. Family moraceae. Close-relative of Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophylla) $\endgroup$ – Always Confused Aug 28 '16 at 19:48
  • $\begingroup$ This is a famous species, available in English dictionaries. $\endgroup$ – Always Confused Aug 28 '16 at 19:49

It looks very very suggestive for Artocarpus altilis or Breadfruit tree.

Another variants - Artocarpus camansi.

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    $\begingroup$ How on earth do you manage to do this.... +1 :) $\endgroup$ – AliceD May 27 '15 at 15:03
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    $\begingroup$ @AliceD Thanks, this tree has very special influence in design history, so the task was easily solvable. Learn more about it ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/breadfruit.pdf $\endgroup$ – Ilan May 27 '15 at 15:33
  • $\begingroup$ Thanks Ilan for providing us with this info. What a beautiful tree. I like the cool leaves and fruits. Never tasted one though. $\endgroup$ – user14636 May 27 '15 at 17:08

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