Malpighia glabra - Barbados Cherry, Acerola


Malpighia glabra - Barbados Cherry, Acerola

Can be used for bonsaiLarge shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterPink flowersEdibleSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Barbados-Cherry, Acerola. The best source of vitamin C. Fast growing, fruits easily. Densely branched shrub with deep shiny green leaves. Tolerates alkaline soil. Has the highest vitamin C content of any fruit. Used in jellies, jams, freezes without losing its vitamin C content. The plant is drought tolerant and easy to grow.
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Grown in
10"/3 gal pot
8 plants in stock
$57.95