Size: 8 - 12 feet
Leaves; Long, medium green, pointed ovals, heavily veined
Flowers: Fragrant greenish white to white flower,
1 inch or more across, bears numerous yellow stamens
Fruit: Fleshy pink center, edible, 3 - 6
Stems/Trunks: Smooth, reddish brown bark peels off in large
flakes to reveal a smooth grey inner bark.
Range/Origin: Southern Mexico, Central America
Hardiness: Sunset Zones: 23,27; USDA: 9b-11, 28o
- Exposure: Full
to partial sun
Amended, sandy, well drained soil
Seed, grafting or air layering
Some; mulch to retain water; fertilize every 2 months from Feb. to Dec.