World's Largest Jackfruit Grown in India

An Indian man is after a Guinness World Record for recognition of the 113.3-pound jackfruit he grew in his family’s backyard.

Edamulakkal, Kollam resident Johnkutty said his family discovered that one of the jackfruit plants was growing unusually larger than the others. They determined the jackfruit measured in at a staggering 38-inches long and weighed 113.3 pounds.

The previous world record for heaviest jackfruit was only 94 pounds. Johnkutty is also applying to have his jackfruit recognized by India’s Limca Book of Records.