Carambola Starfruit - KembanganAverrhoa carambola
Carambola Fruit when cut open look like a star
$59.00 ($59.00-$79.00 choose a size)
Specifications of Carambola Starfruit - Kembangan
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 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Likes Temps above 5deg
Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)
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 March, April, May, June, July, August
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Customer Tips & Reviews Carambola Starfruit - Kembangan
Carambola Starfruit - Kembangan
Need protection from frost and cold. Grow in large pot to keep plant small and still have fruit.
TALLY VALLEY, QLD
they dont like cold. but our lowest temp was about 4 deg c this winter and they survived. one lost nearly all its leaves but has lots of new growth in spring.2016 very heavy crops the last 2 yrs. they seem to flower in winter and then loose them but pl...
South Windsor, NSW, Australia
I absolutely love fresh starfruit and I am attempting to provide a micro climate for it. Although this plant was knocked around when we received 3 days in a row over 40 degrees, I have nurtured it and it is still doing pretty well considering it is sti...
Mooloolaba, QLD, Australia
Only young, planted October 2009. Seems to be quite thirsty though it does get some western sun which may account for it. Growing strongly at this stage.Still growing strongly. Maybe some fruit this year.