Gustavia macaranensis

Family: Lecythidaceae. Small  tree native to tropical rain forest of South America.  Long narrow leaves. White flowers about 3 inches in diameter.  Fruit has and edible oily avocado like pulp. Full sun to medium shade. Protect from dry windy conditions. Rich well drained acidic soil.  Outdoors in Zones 10B or higher. I do Not expect this plant to tolerate cool weather.  Indoors it will eventually require a 20 gallon or larger pot. 

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  • Item #: 1325
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Price $40.00
Availability In-Stock