It is an evergreen tropical tree in the flowering plant family Myrtaceae.
It is native to Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Indonesia.
The fruit syrup is very useful for curing diarrhea.
Jamun seeds are also known for their medicinal properties
The fruit can be used for making dry wine of acceptable quality, and high-quality.
Jamun trees require a humid climate, and the fruits mature during the rainy season.
Indians who mainly eat the juicy pulp as ordinary fruit or use it in jam production
Reports suggest plums are effective in reducing the production of glucose..
plums are effective in
retarding diabetic complications.
Alcoholic beverage can also be prepared from jamun juice