About Jumbo (kalle ghouchi) Pistachio
One of the best pistachio varieties in Iran is Kalle Ghuchi pistachio which is one of the most commercial and economical type of pistachio in Iran. This type of pistachio is classified from large pistachio cultivars to round or hazelnut varieties. Due to the large size of this type of pistachio, its export is of great economic value.
The popularity of pistachio Jumbo is due to its large nuts and good taste. It may be similar to hazelnut (round) pistachio, but it is generally larger and has a heavier weight and therefore has a smaller number per kilo. Jumbo are also smarter than Round pistachios, and it is sometimes felt that the pistachio nuts are popping out.
Jumbo Pistachio tree profile:
Iranian Jumbo pistachio is a low-growth tree, and its leaf area is low, making it easy to damage the pistachio fruit in the sun. It is also very difficult to prune the pistachio tree like Round.
Clusters of Jumbo are usually depending on the size of the pistachio, meaning that the larger the Kaleh quchi size, the smaller the number of pistachios per cluster. On average, 18 pistachios grow in each cluster because of the coarse-grained pie crust type.
This type has a moderate growth potential and a widespread habit of growth. the crown width is 323 cm (wide width) and the trunk diameter is 4.11 cm.
The beginning flower is 10th April. The full flowering stage is 16th April and the flowering period is 13 days, It can be harvested in mid September. And the shape of the flower bud is spherical.
Jumbo Pistachio fruit profile:
Due to early flowering, it is important to maintain the pistachio tree and its fruit, especially as the pistachio tree in general is highly susceptible to pest and the pistachio is highly susceptible to pests and easily leaves with little pest. Be.
But the good news is that with strong winds the fruit does not fall easily to the ground and is barely attached to the tree and also grows well under adverse weather conditions.
Its shape is like hazelnut, the reddish-brown color of the red-gray, and the skin of the bony white skin with moderate darkness.
Pistachio dry weight 1.45 g, dry pistachio length 13.20 mm, dry pistachio witdh 12.84 mm.
Jumbo Pistachio and Export
Kalleh Ghouchi pistachio with Akbari pistachio is one of the most expensive pistachios on the market. Iranian and foreign market of this kind of pistachio is very good and every year a lot of this pistachio is exported abroad.
Medicinal Benefits and Nutrition of Pistachios
- Boiled pistachio bark is useful to relieve itching of female genitalia
- Boiled pistachio bark and leaves are useful for relieving anal pain and itching.
- Pistachio kernels are hematopoietic due to iron, and those with anemia should eat some pistachios daily.
- Eating pistachios enhances sexual power.
- Strengthens the brain and mind.
- Strengthens gastric pistachio.
- Useful for relieving cough.
- It is useful for relaxing the heart and relaxing the nerves.
- It is recommended to open pistachio liver.
- Cures common diarrhea and bloody diarrhea.