Sapodilla - Tropical

Manilkara zapota

Sapodilla - Tropical

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A Singapore variety to 4m tall. Flavour is very sweet like brown sugar with a slightly gritty texture like a pear. Average weight 100 - 115gms. Sapodillas are highly prized in Asia with their sweet, brown-sugar, cinnamon flavoured fruit. Their brown furry skin looks a little like a kiwi fruit
Other Names: Chico, Chicoo

$79.00 ($79.00-$109.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Sapodilla - Tropical

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

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Sapodilla - Tropical Reviews & Tips

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Chris6
★★★★★ 11y ago

Atherton, QLD, Australia

I JUST LOVE THIS TREE, IT JUST KEEPS GROWING & FRIUTING WITH LITTLE CARE, VERY HARDY, LOOKS GREAT & THE FRUIT ARE DELICIOUS.

BJ
★★★★★ 11y ago

Keperra, QLD, Australia

This guy is in an exposed positionin my front yard. It is a fast but compact grower and is flowering first season.

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