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Canistel - Kona

Pouteria campechiana
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Not a true Lucuma, more closely related to Canistel. Green skin with bright yellow flesh. It is sweet and similar to a canistel but with a distinctive aftertaste. The fruits are round or oval and very popular in South America when they are dried and powde... Read More
Other Names: Whitman

$99.00 ($99.00-$129.00 choose a size)

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Specifications of Canistel - Kona

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 5-10m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

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

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fertiliser All Purpose, Compost

Plant Width 2-4m

Growth Rate Slow, Medium

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Canistel - Kona Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

Suzy
7y ago

Adelaide, SA, Australia

Lucuma

Tasted in Peru. Like maple syrup with boiled egg consistency. Really nice fruit. Only strange first time. Then addictive!

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