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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. 2 gal
A very popular eating banana, it will bear bunches with up
to 90 bananas, each slightly smaller than the grocery store
varieties. It will grow to about 7 feet. Reddish-purple
markings on the leaves is seen on juvenile foilage, later
leaves will be all green. A fast grower with great appeal
due to it's great taste. 2 gal
If you only want one variety of banana, get this one. It is
the strongest, and easiest to fruit. This native of India
rarely exceeds 8 feet in height. The tough trunks are wind
and disease resistant. Hands of bananas are large, 30 to 40
pounds, and each fruit is 5-6 inches. The flavor is
excellent. Its dwarf size make it an excellent container
plant for colder climates.
Malpighia punicifolia, M.
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. 2 gal.
Carambola are somewhat small, but very symmetrical trees. If
you like Starfruit, great news, they are very productive. If
you've never had one, the fruit has a sweet citrus like flavor
that is both delicious and refreshing. Eat them fresh, in
salads, as garnishes and in drinks. Hardy to 26 degrees. 3
A Thai variety with elongated
fruit, about 5-6 inches long. The fruit has bright
yellow-orange flesh and is very sweet and juicy. The tree is
somewhat small and symmetrical and will fruit prolifically.
Mature trees may survive light frost but young trees must be
protected from frost and wind. Season August - March. 3 gal
Cherry of the Rio Grande
This delicious cherry is typically
1-2 inches long and oval in shape. When ripe they are deep
purple to black and have a full cherry-like flavor. The
trees can be grown in large pots or in the ground as a
A relatively hardy plant, it can tolerate as low as low
20's F when mature, though younger plants should be
protected from frosts. 3 gal
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. 1 gal. and 2 gal.
White Asian Guava
An excellent choice
for backyard use. Very large, yellow-green, flavorful fruit
has sweet, aromatic, white flesh. The flavor of the fruit is
sometimes described as a cross between a perfectly ripe
pear, a banana, and a crème caramel. Yummy! The fruits can be
eaten before they are fully ripe.
Heavy-bearing tree is self-fertile. Can be grown as a
container specimen of fine landscape plant. Hardy to 25
degrees. 2 gal.
Jaboticaba Myrciaria cauliflora
growing bushy tree or shrub to 15 feet. The fruit of
the Jaboticaba are borne on the trunk and branches
singularly or in clusters and are green while young and
turning a deep purple, almost black after about 30 days from
fruit set, when they mature. The
flavor of the fruit is likened to a grape-raspberry mix and
are very sweet. Pruning is not recommended, as they fruit on
previous years growth. Likes water. Hardy to 27
degrees. 3 gal.
$35.00 3 gal
The Kohala longan is a very sweet tasting fruit. The tree is
one of the cold hardiest of the longans.(tolerant of
temperatures in mid-20's for short periods). Introduced to the
Continental U.S. from the Kohala mountains on the Big Island
of Hawaii. A fast grower, but growth can be controlled by tip
pruning (5 year old container plant could reach (9'-10').
Blooms in February/March and fruits in August/September.
Produces fruit 2 years after planting. 3 gal
The fruit is large, deep red, and it is
of excellent eating quality. The tree is a vigorous upright
grower that is well suited to Florida. Like many other lychees
it tends to be an alternate bearer producing good crops every
two out of three years.
' 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. 3 gal.
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. 3 gal
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.
(No shipping on this, too large.) 7gal
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
Sapodillas have a surprising flavor, quite delicious with a
taste of caramel and brown sugar. Early to begin
fruiting, and usually bears 2 crops per year. Large growing
tree, up to 30 feet. Hardy to 28 degrees. 3 gal.
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