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Eugenia uniflora - SURINAM CHERRY

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Prod. Code: SUR100

Eugenia uniflora - SURINAM CHERRY, PITANGA

BUSH/ SMALL  TREE/ SUPERIOR HEDGE   + GREAT FRUIT

 

 

VERY VIGOROUS GROWER - SO CAN BE PRUNED HARD ,IF FORMAL HEDGE IS DESIRED.

ALSO GREAT  FRUIT BEARING CONTAINER PLANT .

FRUITS DEVELOP AND RIPEN VERY QUICKLY, JUST 3 WEEKS AFTER THE FRAGRANT SMALL FLOWERS OPEN. IN FLORIDA IT BEARS FRUIT 2X PER YEAR. FRUITING IS GENERALLY PROFUSE WITH HUNDREDS AND HUNDREDS OF FRUITS  

FRUIT IS VERY JUICY WITH HIGH VITAMIN C CONTENT. ALSO  HAS CALCIUM  IRON,VITAMIN A, Riboflavin, AND NIACIN.

HARDINESS ZONE: 8B - 11 (8A IF PLANTED IN PROTECTED AREA)

MATURE HEIGHT: 25'-  IF KEPT POTTED  4-5 FT

HAS GREAT ADAPTIBILITY

EASY TO CARE FOR- DOES NOT NEED SPECIAL ATTENTION/CARE.  -

IN HOT /DRY  AREAS BEST IN PARTIAL SUN OTHERWISE FULL SUN

CURRENTLY GROWING IN 4" POT (MULTI STEM)