Theobroma bicolor, 4x4x10 inch tree pot or 5.5 inch pot

Common Names: Mocambo, white chocolate.  This rare relative of cacao is native to Central America. Large pods are filled with sweet pulp. Pods are a bit larger than cacao pods and fall when ripe.  Seeds are edible roasted and have a good flavor (hints of peanut and chocolate combined). Also, can be finely ground to make a chocolate substitute. Juvenile leaves can reach nearly 2 ft. across; plants put out juvenile leaves for 4 to 6 years. Intricately patterned pods dry well and can be used for arts/crafts.  Young plants are best with some shade and should be placed in a location protected from wind.  A general purpose fertilizer with micronutrients can be used.  Well drained slightly acidic soil. Keep plants moist but do Not leave them in standing water.  Outdoors in Zones 11 & 12.  

Shipping weight 3.75 pounds.  Trees are ~28 to 40 inches tall when shipped. Grown in 4x4x10 tree pots or 5.5 inch square pots. 

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Theobroma bicolor, 4x4x10 inch tree pot or 5.5 inch pot
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  • Item #: 1141
Price $32.50
2 or more $31.00 each
4 or more $29.00 each
6 or more $27.00 each
Availability Out-of-Stock