TopTropicals Newsletter / December 22, 2010

Merry Christmas!
A holiday gift for our customers - 15% off!
New arrivals, too...

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SAPODILLA grafted varieties:

4310 Hasya
- extra large, football-shaped fruit

3025 Makok
- the best producer

3401 Silas Woods
- dwarf, producing year round

1310 Bauhinia blakeana - Hong Kong Orchid Tree
The most beautiful of all orchid trees. The largest flowers, brightly colored. Winter bloomer. Very hard to find!

4323 Eucalyptus camaldulensis - The River Red Gum
It is one of the most widely planted eucalypts in the world. The tree produces welcome shade in the extreme temperatures. It is named for a private estate garden near the Camaldoli monastery near Naples. Red gum is so named for its brilliant red wood. Cold hardy, very fast growing. Like all eucalyptus trees it can grow as much as 6-12 ft per season.

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MANGO DWARF varieties

4163 Graham
Graham is a descendant of dwarf Julie mango. Fiberless, deep orange, soft and juicy. The tree is naturally compact, perfect for the space-limited backyard or container culture.

4324 Irwin
Rare variety from Mexico-Ecuador. Dwarf tree, ideal for container growing. Very sweet, orange to pink with extensive dark-red blush; fiberless.

3582 Pickering
Tastes like Pina Colada! A condo mango with bushy, compact growth, can be maintained in a container at just six feet. The fruit has a firm flesh with a fantastic coconut/mango flavor and no fiber.

2380 Passiflora edulis
Possom Purple -
Passion Fruit, Maracuya
Delicious fruit, flavor is appealing, musky, guava-like, acid. Great for drinks. Vigorous fast growing vine that is relatively cold tolerant.

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JACKFRUIT grafted varieties:

3498 Gold Nugget
from Australia, fruit are smal, 7-10 lbs, rounded, deep orange flesh has no fiber

4202 Thai Globe
= Kun Wi Chan, from Thailand.
Very heavy producer, fruit are very large, 35-45lbs, rounded, soft yellow flesh with mild flavor

2151 NS-1
From Malaysia, the fruit is dark green and blocky, with flattened spines, up to 10lb, with dark orange firm flesh.

2543 Cassia fistula - Golden Shower Tree
To many tropical gardeners, the most beautiful of cassias. Masses of bright gold flower clusters appear on every branch.

2994 Pseudobombax ellipticum - Shaving Brush Tree
One of the strangest looking flowering trees, this fast-growing tree bears spectacular showy staminate flowers in the spring. It usually has no leaves at that time, which serves to show off the large and striking blooms.
rare plants for home and garden
47770 Bermont Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Phone 941-575-6987, Fax 954-252-4442

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