White Sapote - Lemon GoldCasimiroa edulis
Specifications of White Sapote - Lemon Gold
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 5-10m
Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Yes
Amount of leaves in Winter? Some Leaves (Partly Deciduous)
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 Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March
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Customer Tips & Reviews White Sapote - Lemon Gold
LESCHENAULT, WA, Australia
Scary tree because it wants to grow into a giant here. That's interesting because it behaved totally differently 700km north of here. Doesn't have any leaf drop here either. Wishing I had planted it somewhere else now, and had to cut down the second t...
FRANKSTON SOUTH, VIC, Australia
Before i moved to Australia i used to have this fruit back home a lot as a young child. I loved it. The instant i discovered them for sale on Daleys I immediately bought one for nolstalgia's sake and the awesome taste. The tree was a bit quiet during w...
Unanderra, NSW, Australia
Steady grower. Still waiting to try the fruits from this cultivated variety.
Kingscote, SA, Australia
tree purchased 2008 (Daley's) was small but healthy, has more than doubled in size but seems a little less vigorous than our seedlings which were from a large tree in the next street.
Winmalee, NSW, Australia
Plants in deep soil are growing exceptionally fast, others outside deep soil much slower
Both of my Casimiroas are lemon golds.I am thrilled with them - they are tough and cope with everything Geraldton throws at them.Only problem so far has been trying to prune them...they are very 'whippy'.Flowering and fruiting madly (Winter 2010) Easy ...