Black Sapote - Bernicker

Diospyros digyna

Black Sapote Bernicker

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This Chocolate Pudding fruit variety has proved very popular in Australia. The near spherical fruit is medium to large with only 1 or 2 seeds. Superb eating quality and prolific producer.
Other Names: Chocolate Pudding Fruit, Chocolate Persimmon, Zapote Prieto

$59.00 ($59.00-$79.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Black Sapote - Bernicker

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

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)

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

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)

Fruiting/Harvest Months September, October, November

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Black Sapote - Bernicker Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 11y ago

Keperra, QLD, Australia

Fantastic tree. Has had a good fruit set second season in ground. Cant wait for the ruit to ripen now!

★★★★★ 11y ago

Coolbellup, WA, Australia

I'm so excited to have this plant. I will have to patient and wait for it to fruit, but I'm sure it will be worth it. Again this one is new and in a pot so it can move house with me.

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