Abiu fruit has a unique flavour reminiscent of vanilla and carmel custard. Because it bruises easily it isn't often seen in supermarkets, thankfully it grows easily, fruits quickly and prolifically in a tropical or subtropical climate.
The fruit is considered a delicacy is round to oval, yellow and has a pleasant textured white center. Abiu is best eaten chilled and fresh and can be used in fruit salad.
|Growing Conditions||Well drained rich soil, tropical to subtropical, full sun|
|Flowering Season||sporadically through the year|
|Max Size||prune for easy harvesting|
|Temperature||tropical to subtropical|