Sapodilla - Krasuey

Manilkara zapota

Krasuey sapodilla display shown with fruit split in half to show the caramel brown flesh and each of the seeds, leaves and flowers

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Very sweet variety from Thailand, heavy cropper of small-medium sized fruit. Sapodillas are highly prized in Asia with their sweet, brown-sugar cinnamon flavoured fruit. They have a slightly gritty texture like a pear, contains several shiny, black seeds.
Other Names: Chico, Chicoo

$74.00 ($74.00-$109.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Sapodilla - Krasuey

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)

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

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

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Moderately Alkaline (7.4-8.0)

Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March, April


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Sapodilla - Krasuey Reviews & Tips

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Mike Trenerry
10y ago

Cairns, QLD

Sapodilla - Krasuey

Krasuey has been the most prolific bearer of tasty fruit of the 5 varieties of sapodilla I have grown.

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