Very rare and endangered tree from Southeast Asia. Fruit is borne on the lower trunk and is said to have a spicy, mango-like flavor. Suited to tropical areas only.Ancient Indonesians believed that eating the fruit would cause body secretions to take on a perfume scent.
Plant Information or Specifications
Sub Categories (HashTags)
Rare And Unusual (#RareAndUnusual)
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Likes Temps above 5deg
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
No (Full Size)
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
March, April, May, June
Customer Comments on Kepel Apple
Will take minus 5 deg frost. This is first hand experience | Kt Smythe - Leonay, NSW 14-Apr-2010
My 2 trees are 8yrs old and are growing beautifully, the new growth is a bright pink, very slow grower but worth it evan as an ornamental. | Kevin Whitten - Sarina, QLD 20-Apr-2012
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