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Tropical Fruit

Abiu Pouteria caimito

out of stock

Medium to large-sized tree from 15 ft to 30 ft. The pulp has a smooth creamy texture, and it tastes like caramel flan. Mature trees may produce anywhere from 100-1000 fruits a year.

 

 

 

Banana Musa spp

 

' Double' Mahoi

A true conversation piece that will produce two heads of fruit at the same time. Sweet fruit that is highly rated.

6" grow bag 8.00

 

 

Barbados Cherry, Malpighia punicifolia,

The Barbados Cherry is a fast growing bushy tree that can be trained as a standard or shaped as a hedge. The 1 inch fruit are sweet and slightly tart, and extremely high in Vitamin C. The fruit can be frozen without losing their Vitamin C content.  A great specimen plant  and has beautiful pink flowers in spring and summer. Easily grown in containers and is self fruitful. Hardy to 28 degrees.

4" x 4" x 9" 12.00

 

Carambola Averrhoa carambola

out of stock

 

Cherry of the Rio Grande Eugenia aggregata

out of stock

 

Guava Psidium guajava

Ruby Supreme

 Grow this Guava in full sun and you will be rewarded with  fruit that is red fleshed, large and delicious. . Ruby Supreme will bear within 2 years and is quite vigorous in its growth habit. The flesh is smooth, sweet, and extremely aromatic. Suitable for container growing as well as making a fine landscape plant. Hardy to 25 degrees.

4" x 4" x 9" 12.00

 

Jack Fruit Artocarpus heterophyllus

The Jack fruit is a gigantic, spined, oval fruit originally grown in Indian rainforests. When ripe the fruit has a sweet smell, like pineapple and banana. The flavor is like banana and tutti frutti. Seedling.

3 gal pot 40.00

 

Jamacian Cherry Muntingia calabura

A fast growing tree that bears copious amount of small, sweet, red  fruits. The flowers resemble those of strawberries and the fruits resemble cherries. We think the fruits taste like cotton candy. Also known as "Strawberry Tree".

1 gal pot 15.00

2 or 3 gal pot 35.00

Java Plum Syzygium cumini

Fast growing tree. The dark purple fruits can be eaten fresh, or used in pies, or jams and juices.

 

Lemon Drop Mangosteen Garcinia intermedia

A tropical tree which produces tasty yellow fruits.

1 gal pot 12.00

 

Lychee Litchi chinensis

expected back in stock 2021

Emperor

out of stock

Emperor Lychee Tree is a beautiful tropical dwarf tree that produces large, juicy fruit. This slow growing dwarf variety makes them easy to grow in small spaces or even in containers.

 

Mauritius

out of stock

' One of the fastest growing Lychees around, and one of the most widely planted variety for commercial operations. Crops are consistent, with a heavy production of fruit. The fruit is sweet, pink to red, and produces chicken tongue seeds in about one out of ten fruit.

 

 

Hak Ip

out of stock

Hak Ip' means “Black Leaf” in Chinese, and it refers to the dark green to black leaves of this superb variety. The fruit of this Lychee are large, sweet, and you can count on the fruits to have “chicken tongue” seeds. A preferred backyard cultivar for home gardeners.

 

 

 

Sweetheart

out of stock

Sweet Heart™A very fine Lychee variety. It is a consistent producer of huge heart shaped fruit all having chicken tongue seeds. Production is very high. It is quickly becoming the variety of choice by dooryard growers for its reliability and superior quality.

 

 

Malay Apple Syzygium mamaccense

The Malay Apple is admired for the beauty of the tree, flowers and red glistening fruit. Fruits are bell shaped, up to 8" long, with a flavor of rosewater

4" x 4" x 9" 12.00

 

Passionfruit

coming soon

 

 

Sapodilla Manilkara zapota

f medium sized fruit.

Alano

Alano is an oval shaped fruit native to Thailand. The fruit is super sweet and the textureis like an ultra fine pear. Trees are regular heavy producers of medium sized fruit.

3 gal 45.00

 

Haysa

Haysa is a football shaped fruit native to Mexico. The fruit is excellent. A prolific producer of large fruit.

3 gal 45.00

 

Makok

Makok is long, pointed and one of the best tasting in the world. It is native to Thailand and is a recent introduction to Florida. This is an excellent tree for homeowners because the tree is a small compact grower perfect for limited space. The pulp is smooth and brown with a sweet aroma. Fruit  ripens from May to November.  

 3 gal pot 45.00

 

Morena

Morena is also a football shaped Mexico native. Heavy producer of large fruit.

3 gal 45.00

 

Ox

Roundish fruit originally from Oxkutzcab (Yucatan). Heavy producer of extremely large fruit.

3 gal 45.00

 

Silas Woods

An outstanding variety of Sapodilla. The tree has a dwarf habit and adapts well to container growing. Highly productive. Perfect tree for small yards.

3 gal 45.00

 

Sherbet Berry Grewis asiatica

A southern Asia native shrub or small tree produces edible berries, starting off green then ripening to deep purple. .In spring masses of yellow flowers simply light up the plant. Fruit tastes like grapes.

4" x 4" x 9" 12.00

 

Sugar Apple

coming soon

 

Surinam Cherry

coming soon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tropical Fruit

 

Fresh, homegrown Avocado, Mango and other exotic Tropical Fruit is yours for the picking.

Avocado Varieties

Mango Varieties

More Tropical Fruit

Abiu

Banana

Barbados Cherry

Carambola

Cherry of the Rio Grande

Guava

Jak Fruit

Java Plum

Lemon Drop Mangosteen

Longan

Lychee

Malay Apple

Passionfruit

Sapodilla

Strawberry Tree

Sherbet Berry

Sugar Apple

Surinam Cherry