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JAPANESE RAISIN

Japanese RaisinBotanical Name: Hovenia dulcis
Description

A fast growing tree that produces small raisin like fruit from the trunk. The Raisin Tree is deciduous and can grow to a height of 21m but is more commonly around 9m with a single trunk and a rounded head. They have large, glossy, green, cordate leaves which can be rather limp. The flowers are small but are clustered together in great masses and are cream in colour.

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$17.90 21 Seedling Medium

$28.90 3 Seedling Large

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Plant Information or Specifications

Preferred Climate

Subtropical, Warm Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

5-10m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

No Leaves (Deciduous)

Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Fruiting/Harvest Months

June, July, August

 

Customer Comments on Japanese Raisin

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Japanese Raisin

This is a very pretty tree that the sugar gliders love as do the native and regular bees, I would plant this as a shade tree for summer as it loses its leaves for winter , a very pretty shape | Noelle Maxwell - Byron Myocum , NSW 19-Nov-2013
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Japanese Raisin (Seedling) 5/10

Amethyst's Edible Fruits
Update: 1786 days 20hrs

Comments: -

Spreading habit, interesting toothed leaves, starting to provide reasonable shade. The trunk also plays host to some lovely leafy lichens. Unfortunately I don't think Brisbane climate suits it very well. Did survive The Gap / Keperra storm in November 2009 so, credit there.

Update November 2013. I removed this plant in 2012. It grew to a nice size but it never had flowers and was riddled with red spider mite which made the leaves look awful.

Planted: 2008

Height 3 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Sheep, horse

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

Red spider mite is the bane of this plant and it is controlled using Malathon (yes, not eco-friendly I know but, darn effective).


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Sarah says... [2676 days 12hrs ago]
What a nice looking tree!
Naturesfaerie says... [900 days 21hrs ago]

Markmelb says... [84 days 11hrs ago]
Maybe its your humidity that spider mites enjoy - mines about 5yo and has nice leaves and hardly water in summer - no flowers or fruit yet either - may take 4 more years.

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Japanese Raisin (Seedling) 8/10

TS's Edible Fruits
Update: 3354 days 20hrs

Comments: -

planted in the wrong spot - a very dry area/full sun and it didn't survive the back to back 40 degree days, but prior to that was doing ok.


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Japanese Raisin

Diana's Edible Fruits
Update: 2455 days 11hrs

Comments: -

Sounds yum but takes a few years to produce apparently

Growing: In a Pot

Sun/Shade: Low Sun

Pollination: No


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Japanese Raisin (Seedling)

Kath's Edible Fruits
Update: 2429 days 3hrs

Comments: - Finally planting a Japanese Raisin tree.


Planted: 2012

Sun/Shade: Full Shade


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Japanese Raisin

DavidB's Edible Fruits
Update: 1379 days 23hrs

Comments: -

Still in pot and no eadible bark

Planted: 2008

Qty: 1

Pollination: Self Pollination


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DavidB says... [3051 days 16hrs ago]
Still in a pot for two years hope to replant soon. Healthy.

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Japanese Raisin

Food2grow1's Edible Fruits
Update: 37 days 23hrs

Planted: 2016

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground


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Japanese Raisin

Branny1's Edible Fruits
Update: 763 days 23hrs

Comments: - Sounds so interesting, I would love to try this.


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Japanese Raisin 9/10

CasONeill1's Edible Fruits
Update: 3354 days 20hrs

Comments: -

I'm ashamed to say that it's still in a pot - filling this form out is a good reminder to plant the little dearie!


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