Tag Archive | tropical fruit tree

Pineapple Guava or Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana) 斐濟果

Pineapple Guava or Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana) 斐濟果

2017-06-27 Pineapple Guava Seeds (1)(Medium)

Pineapple Guava or Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana) seeds. 斐濟果的種子.

2017-07-21Pineapple Guava or Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana) 斐濟果 (1) - Copy

Pineapple Guava or Feijoa (Feijoa sellowiana) seeds germination in a month. 斐濟果的種子約1個月會發芽.

Tropical fruit tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Red and white flowers in late spring to early summer.  Edible sweet juicy fruit is very fragrant.   Flowers attract bees and butterflies.  USDA Zones:8-10.  Mature size:8′-10′(H) X 4′-6′(W).  Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

熱帶果樹.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處. 春末夏初開紅色帶白色的花朵.  結的可食果實很香甜多汁.  花頗吸引蜂蝶.  植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高8-10呎,寬幅4-6呎.  繁殖以種子或扦插的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acca_sellowiana            https://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E6%96%90%E6%BF%9F%E6%9E%9C              http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1398/#b


Lychee (Litchi chinensis) 荔枝

Lychee (Litchi chinensis) 荔枝

2017-07-14 Lychee (Litchi chinensis) 荔枝 (6) - Copy

Lychee (Litchi chinensis) 荔枝 whole fruit in mesh bag, fruit after removed peel and seeds. 網袋裡的荔枝果,去皮的果粒以及種子.

Tropical fruit tree with edible sweet juicy fruit.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Fragrant small white flowers in late spring to early summer.  Flowers attract bees.  Fruit is very sweet and juicy, delicious!  USDA Zones:9-11.  Mature size:30′-40′(H) X 15′-20′(W).   Propagate by seeds, grafting or layering.

熱帶果樹結可食用的甜嫩多汁的果實.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春末夏初開白色芳香的小花.  花頗吸引蜂類. 果實甜而多汁,非常好吃!  植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高30-40呎,寬幅15-20呎.  繁殖以種子,嫁接或高壓的方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lychee                                                       https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%8D%94%E6%9E%9D                        http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/48890/#b

Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) 仙桃or蛋黃果

Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) 仙桃or蛋黃果

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seed shape like a penguin. 仙桃or蛋黃果的種子長得像是企鵝.

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Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seeds after the shell removed. 仙桃or蛋黃果種子去殼後的樣子.

2017-07-01 Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) 仙桃or蛋黃果 (4) - Copy

Lucuma or Canistel (Pouteria campechiana or Lucuma nervosa) seed germination in 1 month. 仙桃or蛋黃果種子約1個月發芽.

Native in tropical climate. Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun location.  Small white flowers with yellow center bloom in spring.  USDA Zones:10-11.  Mature size:15′-25′(H/W).  Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or grafting.  Medicinal.

山欖科桃欖屬,原生於熱帶南美地果樹.  果實果肉色黃味甜. 容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照處.  春開白色小花,花心黃色.  植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅15-25呎.  繁殖方式以種子,扦插,壓條/高壓或嫁接的方式來進行.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pouteria_campechiana                                          https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%E8%9B%8B%E9%BB%84%E6%9E%9C                    http://cht.naturalnews.com/chtbuzz_buzz003087.html                                             http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/99187/#b

Mini Wax Apple or Mini Jambu (Syzygium samarangense) 迷你蓮霧

Mini Wax Apple or Mini Jambu (Syzygium samarangense) 迷你蓮霧

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Mini Wax Apple or Mini Jambu (Syzygium samarangense) seeds. 迷你蓮霧的種籽.

Tropical fruit tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Pink or white flowers in spring.  Flowers attract bees.  Like the regular type of Syzygium samarangense have reddish bell shape juicy fruit. But this type fruit instead of in a short clusters like the most of Syzygium samarangense, its fruit in garland shaped long clusters, with very densed number and each fruit is small.  Still edible thought but more for ornamental purpose.  USDA Zones:9-10.  Mature size:    Propagate by seeds, cuttings, layering or grfting.  From seeds to flower and fruit usually take about 3 years.

熱帶果樹.  容易栽種. 最好栽種在全日照到半日照處.  春開白色或粉紅色花,可食的紅色果實於夏天成熟,甜而多汁. 但這型的果形小與其跟一般蓮霧是成串的分佈,它是呈果實密集呈長串狀,鮮豔可愛,觀賞更勝過食用價值.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高/寬幅:15′-20′  繁殖方式以種子,扦插,高壓或嫁接的方式來進行.  從種子到開花結果通常約3年.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

https://zh.wikipedia.org/zh-tw/%e8%93%ae%e9%9c%a7                           https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syzygium_samarangense                              http://blog.udn.com/bio0918/6321050


Durian (Durio zibethinus) 榴槤

Durian (Durio zibethinus) 榴槤

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Durian (Durio zibethinus) non frozen ripe fruit is not cheap but so delicious! 榴槤去殼後的果肉非冰凍的熟果很貴但是真的比較好吃!

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Durian (Durio zibethinus) has very large seeds. 榴槤果肉內的種子蠻大顆的.

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This container of Durian (Durio zibethinus) has 4 large mature, viable seeds. 這盒榴槤果肉內的種子共4顆成熟的有效種子.

2016-08-24Durian Seeds germination (1) (Medium)

Durian (Durio zibethinus) seeds germinate easily and quickly! 榴槤種子很快也很容易就孵出發芽了!


Durian (Durio zibethinus) seedling.榴槤的實生苗.


Durian (Durio zibethinus) under side of leaves and stem have scale like protection. 榴槤的葉背與莖幹的表面有鱗片保護著.

Tropical fruit tree. Easy to grow in tropical envirnment. Best in full sun location. Brown/bronze flowers in spring.  Flowers attract bees, butterflies and birds. USDA Zones:10+. Mature size:30′-40′(H/W). Propagate by seeds. Seeds are toxic if ingested.  People either love it or hate it because of the strong fragrance/odour when the fruit is ripe!

熱帶果樹.  容易栽種在熱帶環境.  最好栽種在全日照處.  春開褐色花.  花頗吸引蜂蝶與鳥類.  喜熱不耐寒.  成熟植株高/寬幅為30-40英尺.  繁殖以種子為主.  種子有毒勿食.  這果實成熟後的果香/果臭味對人們而言是有人愛也有人恨!

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:



Atemoya (Annona squamosa x cherimola) 鳳梨釋迦

Atemoya (Annona squamosa x cherimola) 鳳梨釋迦

2016-06-05鳳梨釋迦 (Medium)

Atemoya (Annona squamosa x cherimola) seeds germinate rather easy and fast. 鳳梨釋迦種子蠻容易蠻快孵出的.

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Atemoya (Annona squamosa x cherimola) seeds. 鳳梨釋迦的種子.

Tropical fruit tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location.  Green fragrant flowers in spring and fruit ripe in late summer/early fall.  Flowers attract bees,  butterflies and birds.    Large sweet fruit with nice flavor!  USDA Zones:9-11. Mature size:10′-15′(H)/(W).   Propagate by seeds or cuttings.

熱帶的果樹.  容易栽種.  最好栽種於全日照到半日照處.  春開芳香的綠色花朵,果實成熟很慢要夏末秋初才會成熟.  花頗吸引蜂蝶鳥類.  果實很碩大風味很好!  植株喜熱不耐寒.  成熟株高10-15呎,寬幅亦同.  繁殖以種子或扦插枝條方式來進行.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:


June Plum (Spondias dulcis) 番橄欖

June Plum (Spondias dulcis) 番橄欖

2016-02-29 047 (Large)

June Plum (Spondias dulcis) ripe fruit. 番橄欖的熟果.

2016-02-29 052 (Large)

June Plum (Spondias dulcis) seed with fiber ‘cage’. 番橄欖果中有如海膽狀有著粗纖維圍住保護的種子.

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June Plum (Spondias dulcis) a pit has 3 seedlings germinated! 一個番橄欖果核長出3株小小苗!

Tropical fruit tree.  Easy to grow.  Best growing in full sun to partial shade location in warm region.  Small near white flowers blooming all year around.  Fruit is green and ripe to yellow.   Delicious and flavourful with mango, pineapple, guava flavors.  Fruit can be eaten raw, make juice or jam.  Nice pleasant after taste in the mouth.   Although I do not like the pit with thicker fiber which make the seed looks like a sea urchin.  The peel is thick need to be remove before eating.   Young leaves are also can be cooked as vegetable.  USDA Zones:9-11.  Fast growing tree.  Mature size:9-12M (H)/ (W).  Propagate by seeds.  Plant is not good for strong wind.  Medicinal.

熱帶水果樹.  容易栽種.  最好栽種在全日照到半日照處的溫暖環境.  近於白色的小花全年開花不斷. 容易結果,果實由綠成熟後轉黃.  好吃風味不錯,像是混合了芒果,鳳梨及番石榴的果香.  熟果食用後口齒留香有餘甘.    成熟果實可直接食用或打汁做成飲料或做成果醬.  它的羽狀葉嫩葉也能如葉菜般料理煮食.   但是它的種子不小,種子外有粗纖維,除掉果肉後的種子很像海膽.   果皮也厚要剝除才能吃.   它喜熱不耐寒.  生長快速.   成熟株高約9-12米高/寬.    繁殖以種子方式來進行.  植株不耐強風枝幹易折斷.  有藥用價值.

Reference links: 參考網站資料連結:

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/59318/                   http://www.daleysfruit.com.au/fruit%20pages/ambarella.htm