CHRYSOPHYLLUM

Chill Hours Required: We recommend all plants are given natural cycles of lower temps and shorter days for their blossom timings and maturity.

VARIETIES

STAR APPLE: CAIMITO BLANCO (WHITE) STAR
CAIMITO BLANCO (WHITE) STAR
For Sale: 3 Gal - $152.72
Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: VigorousDrought Tolerance: Mild
Full Size (WxH): 5m x 3mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: GreenHarvest: Dec-FebYear(s) to bear fruit: 2-3
Prop. Method: Grafted/LayeredFertility: SelfChill Hours Required: See top of page
Description: This beautiful shade tree has glossy, dark green leaves with a silky bronze colour underneath. Caimito is a favourite in the Caribbean and Central America, as well as Southeast Asia. The fruit has a mild grape-like flavour, and is best eaten fresh. Trees may begin fruit production in 1-2 years. Blanco Star produces a green peel type of fruit with whiter flesh.
STAR APPLE: CAIMITO MORADO (PURPLE)
CAIMITO MORADO (PURPLE)
For Sale: 8 Gal - $298.16 || 12 Gal - $364.65
Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: VigorousDrought Tolerance: Mild
Full Size (WxH): 5m x 3mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: PurpleHarvest: Dec-FebYear(s) to bear fruit: 3-4
Prop. Method: Grafted/LayeredFertility: SelfChill Hours Required: See top of page
Description: This beautiful shade tree has glossy, dark green leaves with a silky bronze colour underneath. Caimito is a favourite in the Caribbean and Central America, as well as Southeast Asia. The purple fruit has a mild grape-like flavour, and is best eaten fresh.

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