Garcinia magnifolia 4x4x10 tree pot

Syn. Rheedia magnifolia. Family: Clusiaceae.  Common Name: madrono. One of several species with the common name madrono. Prized in South America for its edible fruit. Medium sized tree with large dark green leathery leaves. Young plants need some shade. Protect from dry wind. Prefers a slightly acidic soil high in organic matter; do not put lime or dolomite on this plant. Use a complete fertilizer with micro nutrients. Iron and magnesium help maintain deep green color. This species was formerly classified as Rheedia magnifolia. Botanists moved all of the South American Rheedia species into the genus Garcinia. This species is not expected to tolerate cool or cold temperatures. The tree pots are 10 inches deep. When transplanting into a larger pot be sure to use one at least 12 inches deep.

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  • Item #: 1576
Price $37.50
Availability Out-of-Stock