Fruit Trees
Daleys Nursery Catalogue
Welcome! Get Our 34 Page Full Colour Catalogue delivered to you
Try Grafting Scion Wood Available Now
Try Grafting Scion Wood Available NowChoose one of these 4 plants to get 40% offPlease allow at least 1 Day for online stock to be ready.Yes we delivery25 percent off when you pre orderWork with us 2020
blog on bare root
Postage Free Fruit Trees
Link to full staock list
Mail order to your door
Ask the forum


Longan Dimocarpus longanBy Bigtreegroup CC0 1.0 (Photo Credits)
Botanical Name: Dimocarpus longan

A Thai variety with large, high quality fruit with a faint pink tinge in the flesh. Relatively small seed. Longans are closely related to Lychees, and are highly regarded in Thailand. Generally hardier and quick growing than the lychee.

Other Names: Dragon Eye Fruit
ImagePriceAvail.PropagationSizeBuy Options
$69.00 0 Marcot Pot: 2.5L
Height: 60-70cm
Email Me When Available In Production

or 4 interest-free payments with afterpay_logo Created with Sketch.

Extra Images & Youtube Videos - Click to view full size
Longan - Chompoo For Sale (Size: Large)  (Marcot) Leaf of the Longan Chompoo

Plant Information or Specifications

Sub Categories (HashTags)

Asian Favourite (#AsianFavourite), Climate Subtropical (#ClimateSubtropical), Climate Tropical (#ClimateTropical), Colour Fruit Skin Brown (#ColourFruitSkinBrown), Grow Full Sun (#GrowFullSun), Leaves Evergreen (#LeavesEvergreen), Pollination Self Fertile (#PollinationSelfFertile), Size Height 5-10m (#SizeHeight5-10m), Size Plant Width 5-10m (#SizePlantWidth5-10m), Sweet (#Sweet), Taste Flesh Sweet (#TasteFleshSweet)

Create Plant Filter using All Hashtags

Preferred Climate

Tropical, Subtropical
Learn About Climate Zones

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)


Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts?


Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

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


, , , , , , , , , ,


Customer Comments on Longan - Chompoo

Tree Information on growing, planting, pruning, maintenance, ripening, taste, pick or bonsai tips. But mainly how to grow a Longan - Chompoo Share Your Advice or ask questions on our Forum

Longan - Chompoo

I love to eat one of my logans and then sip on a little red wine, it tastes just like cherry medicine for one mouthful :) | David O'bryan - Mansfield, QLD 06-Jul-2011
Share Your Tip
Your Tip on: Longan - Chompoo
My Full Name:
My State
My Email: (Kept Private)
  Tips Policy & Guide

Longan - Chompoo

Customer Feedback
Create Your Own My Edible Backyard Page and your feedback will appear here.

Longan - Chompoo 9/10

Amanda's Edible Fruits
Update: 429 days 12hrs

Comments: - Marcotted so it starts fruiting straight away. I pruned the fruitlets off for the first year, left some for the scond year - but I probably should just let the tree focus on growing instead. It seems a bit less fussy than the Kohala when it comes to the bore water and rarely gets chlorosis. It might be a varietal difference, or not. 

Fruiting Months January, February, March

Planted: 2017

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring


Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Balanced Acid Lovers alternating with slow release organic chook manure pellets.

Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
7 of 17 people found this review useful


Orchid136 says... [55 days 2hrs ago]
Where are you located ? Thanks

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy

Longan - Chompoo 6/10

Scottyg's Edible Fruits
Update: 3783 days 19hrs

Comments: -

Needs protection from wind when young. Do not overuse nitrogen fertilizers. Plant was pruned by horse to my discomfort.

Planted: 2009

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Shade

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Spring

Organic Status:Organic

Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
6 of 10 people found this review useful

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy

Longan - Chompoo (Cutting) 7/10

Edward3's Edible Fruits
Update: 968 days 18hrs

Comments: -

Chose this variety based on internet descriptions of fruit taste. Extremely slow growing. Fruit rather small but nice sweet taste.

Have now (2016) moved it to a different spot with different soil and it is growing better.

Fruiting Months May

Planted: 2011

Height 0.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 6 Fruit Per Year

First Fruited: 3 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control: Nil.

Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
5 of 9 people found this review useful

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy