Carambola Starfruit - KaryAverrhoa carambola
$59.00 ($59.00-$79.00 choose a size)
Specifications of Carambola Starfruit - Kary
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, September
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Customer Tips & Reviews Carambola Starfruit - Kary
SUNNYBANK HILLS, QLD, Australia
Ours are pretty much as good as you get. Satisified with the quality of the tree with high yields. Fruit is bland in flavour, but that is the same with all Carambolas.
WATERFALL, NSW, Australia
Not very old, lost most of its leaves due to transport shock from Kyogle I'd say but putting on lots of new growth in spring, hopefully its warm enough in Sydney.Put on some very solid growth over summer. Has already started to flower in autumn.
HILLARYS, WA, Australia
I think my tree would have done better if it was in a less windy position. I am surprised it has not died from the gusty winds. Had a few fruits 2 years ago but they did not have enough time to grow and mature properly before it gets too cold. I ...
This tree was here when we bought the place and is one of my favorites. The kid underneath is one of my best too. He is the youngest of a blended family of 10, which halve of still live at home. Now you can probably understand why I love to be in my ...
Schofields, NSW, Austraqlia
easy to grow and very sweet fuit. don't like hot sun and wind. better grow in partial shade. need regular fertilizer. produce plenty of furits every year. bought it from daleys in Dec 2005, grow in large pot, first fruit in Jan 2007, over 50 fruits ...
This has been a prolific fruiting season. This is the second year this tree has fruited and I only have the one tree.The fruit have been fantastic, large, firm and great tasting. The fruit has ripened on the tree,with no need to pick and keep in doo...
CAWONGLA, NSW, Australia
Bought this plant from Daleys years ago. It achieved about 1.5 spindly metres growth, and then nearly died from frost, due to our marginal growing conditions. It held on, and, this year, has become very much more lush in appearance and looks like a st...
Keperra, QLD, Australia
I dont mind the fruit, and the flowers are lovely when they smother the brances. i had to move this plant during the wet in 2010-11 floods. It handles transplanting quite well and is powering away in new spot, putting on lots of flowers summer 2011