Black Sapote - Superb

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Ripe and ready to eat, chilled or room temp they're a tasty filling treat.

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Black Sapote - Superb

Diospyros digyna
A selection originating from north Qld. As the name suggests it is a superb quality fruit. Tends to be seedless if not cross pollinated. Heavy bearing. Also called 'Chocolate Pudding Fruit'. Delicious Trees can be medium to large and cross pollination is ... Read More
Other Names: Chocolate Pudding Fruit, Chocolate Persimmon, Zapote Prieto

$59.00 ($59.00-$99.00 choose a size)

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Specifications of Black Sapote - Superb

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, December

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Black Sapote - Superb Reviews & Tips

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★★★ 10y ago


Needed a second black sapote to aid in pollination. The specimen from Daley's looked rather weak and spindly and is extremely slow growing in part shade. However, first fruit (just one) in 2013 was delicious, so this variety definitely passes the taste...


★★★★ 12y ago

Lennox Head, NSW, Australia

I have some great plans for the fruit and the tree will hopefully give us some well positioned shade when it is bigger

★★★★★ 12y ago

, Fl, USA

It is about 15 feet tall and has over 1000 fruit on it. They have an excellent taste and are large ones.

★★ 14y ago

Birkenhead, SA, Australia

Tree was growing well until the branch on one side died and now tree is healthy but lop sided with a branch on one side of tree only

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