Bayberry - Black Carbon

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Chinese Black Bayberry By Stefan Krasowski [CC BY 2.0] (Photo Credits)

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Selection of the Tiawanese Black Bayberry. The fruits are delicious and famous for their health giving properties.Currently under trial at Daleys Nursery testing pollination, information to follow
Other Names: #LS15


Specifications of Bayberry - Black Carbon

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 5+ Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5)


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Bayberry - Black Carbon Reviews & Tips

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4y ago

Taree, NSW, Australia

Bayberry - Black Carbon

A tip of growing nice bayberry tree is to graft a male cutting on one branch of a female tree. Helps pollinating and saving space. I would love to buy a decent bayberry tree like this or a couple of male and female.

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