Governors Plum - seedling

Flacourtia indica

Governors plum

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A small tree that bears large edible berries of dark purple to black and is similar in texture to a European plum. Seedling plants can be used to create an impenetrable hedge due to their formidable thorns.
Other Names: Indian Plum Batoko Plum Madagascar Plum

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Specifications of Governors Plum - seedling

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

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

Plants required to Pollinate 2 compatible plants (Pollination Required)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

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 5+ Years

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

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months April, May, June

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Governors Plum - seedling Reviews & Tips

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Gamefowl1
★★ 1y ago

SUNNYBANK HILLS, QLD, Australia

Quite an attractive bush, but can have very large thorns. I find the small fruit pleasant with a mild sweet flavour. Unfortunately this did not fruit for many years and STILL has very small amounts of fruit, despite there being three adjacent from one ...

Julie
4y ago

Lismore, NSW, Australia

Governors Plum - seedling

It's best to plant AWAY from pet dogs, chickens, kids because of sharp long thorns may injure the eyes. For this reason it may not always be suitable as a hedge or screen. I am replanting mine outside the fence as it will protect itself against kangaroos.

veggypatchmeg
★★★★★ 10y ago

Kadina, SA, Australia

Can anyone send a seedling

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