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Chrysophyllum cainito, Achras caimito, Caimito, Star Apple, Satin Leaf

Chrysophyllum cainito, Achras caimito

Caimito, Star Apple, Satin Leaf
Family: Sapotaceae
Origin: West Indies
Big tree > 20 ftFull sunRegular waterEdibleUltra tropical, min. temperature 55FSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Varieties: Purple, Green. Season: February-MayThis beautiful shade tree has glossy dark green leaves with a silky bronze color underneath. Caimito is a favorite in the Caribbean and Central America as well as Southeast Asia. The fruit has a mild grape-like flavor, and is best eaten fresh.


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Caimito Star Apple fruit tree (Purple fruit), Chrysophyllum cainito

Caimito, Star Apple. Hard to find exotic fruit tree. It is a favorite in the Caribbean and Central America as well as Southeast Asia. The fruit has a mild grape-like flavor, and is best eaten fresh. Inside the fruit looks like a star when cut across.
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