Native to the Philippines this highly ornamental tree fruits along its branches. The new growth is pinky purple and the fruits are dark purple - almost black and subacid.
Plant Information or Specifications
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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
April, May, June
Customer Comments on Lipote
Lipote bears flowers from Jan to Feb, fruiting is from June to JULY ANG RIPE FRUITS CAN BE COLLECTED FROM JULY TO AUGUST IN LAGUNE AND QUEZON PROVINCES. THE SEEDS OF THE SPECIES ARE HIGHLY RECALCITRANT. | Maria Dp Dayan - Uplb Laguna, PH 09-Jul-2012
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