SUGAR CANE

VARIETIES

SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM
SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM
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Sunlight: FullGrowth Rate: VigorousDrought Tolerance: Mild
Full Size (WxH): 4m x 4mIdeal Min Temp: 15'C (59'F)Min Temp Tolerated: 10'C (50'F)
Fruit Colour: N/AHarvest: Sept-NovYear(s) to bear fruit: 1-2
Prop. Method: Division/CuttingFertility: N/AChill Hours Required: Natural cycles of lower temps and shorter days.
Description: Saccharum 'Officinarum' (Real Candy Cane), is a large tufted perennial grass that is probably native to Southeast Asia. It can grow to 15-20' tall in its native environment, but to 5-8' tall more commonly when grown indoors. Stems contain a sweet juice that may be extracted for production of sugar or molasses.

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