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Sapodilla - KrasueyBotanical Name: Manilkara zapota

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
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Plant Information or Specifications

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Asian Favourite (#AsianFavourite)

Preferred Climate

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


Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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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

Krasuey has been the most prolific bearer of tasty fruit of the 5 varieties of sapodilla I have grown. | Mike Trenerry - Cairns, QLD 04-Jun-2011
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Sapodilla - Krasuey (Grafted)

Kath's Edible Fruits
Update: 2568 days 4hrs

Comments: -

To tell when the fruit is ripe, scratch the surface of the skin, it if it green underneath it is not ready to pick.

November - flowering and small fruits are forming.

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Water Given in: Summer

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Sapodilla - Krasuey (Seedling)

Potty Bob 1's Edible Fruits
Update: 9 mins

Comments: - this should be a good variety, fairly popular. Have not tried the fruit of sapodilla yet ,sounds interesting. Will be a few years till I try this one . Will try tropical fruit world to try the fruit . 

Height 1 metres

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 2019 Years from purchase in pot

Pollination: Self Pollination

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