JABOTICABA

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

VARIETIES

CORONATA RESTINGA [DARK RED]
CORONATA RESTINGA [DARK RED]
Seasonal Availability: None at this time
Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: MediumDrought Tolerance: No
Full Size (WxH): 4m x 3mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: Dark RedHarvest: Dec-FebYear(s) to bear fruit: 3-4
Prop. Method: Seed/CuttingFertility: SelfChill Hours Required: See top of page
Description: Rare Coronata Restinga Jaboticaba tree. Mirrors the flavour of the purple Jaboticaba. The trees are similar, but a lot of people say that the red is a lot sweeter and less tart than the purple fruit when ripe.
MYRCIARIA CAULIFLORA [BLACK]
MYRCIARIA CAULIFLORA [BLACK]
Seasonal Availability: 3 Gal - $80
Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: MediumDrought Tolerance: No
Full Size (WxH): 5m x 3mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: BlackHarvest: Dec-FebYear(s) to bear fruit: 3-4
Prop. Method: Seed/CuttingFertility: SelfChill Hours Required: See top of page
Description: A small bushy tree that has multiple ornate stems. The fruit are grape-like, with a thick skin and melting pulp. They are eaten as fresh fruit, in jams and in wine. They can be frozen whole, to enjoy throughout the year. Because the fruit occurs on the old growth, it is best never to prune them. They are cold, hardy plants, and they like a lot of water.
MYRCIARIA HYBRIDIZES [RED]
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Seasonal Availability: None at this time
Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: MediumDrought Tolerance: No
Full Size (WxH): 5m x 3mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: RedHarvest: Sept-NovYear(s) to bear fruit: 3-4
Prop. Method: Seed/CuttingFertility: SelfChill Hours Required: See top of page
Description: This red Jaboticaba is a hybrid between Myrciaria Cauliflora and M. Aureana [white]. It retains the excellent taste of the black variety, but is ripe in half the time, resulting in red fruit.

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