Star Apple

Chrysophyllum cainito

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Beautiful Screening Tree with Tasty Fruit

This very attractive tree has branches with a drooping habit and the leaves have a light brown underside. It makes a lovely specimen tree for the garden.Star Apple flesh is sweet and juicy, varying in color from pale purple to white. When cut in half, the indentations in the flesh form a star pattern. Star apples are enjoyed on their own, or in fruit salads or drinks.
Closely related to the Abiu.


Growing Conditions Well drained rich soil tropical subtropical
Flowering Season summer
Max Size 8 m
Origin West Indies
Temperature tropical subtropical
SKU 583

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