Mabalo, Velvet Apple

Diospyros blancoi

$16.50
RRP $19.75
SAVE $3.25 (16%)
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small potted tree


Rare fruit tree from the Philippines. Produces lots of fruits but strictly for tropical gardens.

Attractive small growing tree from the Phillipenes. The fruit has a velvety fur that covers the skin and while sweet and edible emits a cheesey odour. Both the fruit and the bark are used medicinally in the Phillipines.

Generally grown as a backyard tree: Velvet Apples are frost sensitive and are for tropical areas only.

(5591)

Growing Conditions Strictly tropical frost free and warm.
Max Size prune to small tree
Origin Phillipines
Temperature abover 15 degrees,strictly tropical
SKU 5591

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