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Uncommon Annona and Duguetia seedlings for public sale this week.

I lastly have time to take some photos and put some seedlings up for public sale this week. Seeds gross sales have been splendidly busy and I nonetheless have some good species for promote with a number of seeds already germinating. The weeks ebay may have some issues by no means earlier than supplied that I am actually excited to supply.

The grasp record is right here:

Perebea guianenesis

Extremely collectable and decorative fruit from the Peruvian Amazon. Very talked-about fruit with locals and monkeys! Every carpal when first chewed on tastes like orange juice after which has a cripy acidic floral flesh. This fruit was discovered deep within the Amazon jungle round Iquitos.

Duguetia spixiana

A just about unknown Annona relative from the South American rainforests discovered within the Amazonas area within the Acre state. Bears unique purple tinted fruits with brilliant purple, candy flavored pulp.

Duguetia stenantha, my favourite fruit, stunning and decorative from the Amazon

The purpose of most of my expeditions is to seek out Duguetia and that is the perfect tasting of them to date. The carpals with out seeds are dense sweet corn consistency with brown sugar and praline undertones. I may eat these all day. I don’t have data on rising these as it’s the first time to be grown in the US. Nonetheless different Duguetia species are recognized to have frost tolerance don to 26 F.

PINDAIBA Duguetia lanceolata Frost hardy unique annona from Brazil
I acquired to do this fruit on my final journey to Brazil and preferred it very a lot. The fruit is extra stunning in particular person and photos don’t do in justice. Every seed and flesh is encased in a fibrous onerous shell that’s simply eliminated and has some sugar on the within. The flesh is sort of a coconut jelly. Not tremendous candy however comes free from the see simply and chewed for a pleasant taste.
Multi-lobed, purple coloured fruit considerably resembling the sugar apple. Flesh is red-pink coloured, and though scarce,  has a full taste exceeding that of the sugar apple.The tree could be grown as a decorative and in massive gardens and squares. Duguetia lanceolata has recognized to resist low temperatures all the way down to 26 F for temporary period of time. It is likely one of the chilly hardiest Duguetia and a collector will need to have.

Just one  Plinia cf spiciflora extremely uncommon and lovely, Will need to have! 1/2 gal deep

Extremely collectable and decorative fruit from the Bahia area in Brazil. Seen throughout uncommon fruit teams that is fairly a stunner. Fruit tastes much like Jaboticaba with small amout of flesh and enormous seed. I used to be in a position to procure two seeds, one for me and one for the winner of this public sale.

Annona crassiflora Araticum Apo Annona collector will need to have!
Araticum ap, “do tupi gentle fruit of bark with protrusions or angled”; additionally receives the names: Araticu of the forest, yellow araticum of the hill and yellow cork. Origin: It’s pure from the dense coastal and really wet area of the Atlantic forest from the state of Minas Gerais to Rio grande do Sul, Brazil. Traits: Tree from 6 to eight meters excessive, with whitish grey trunk measuring 30 to 40 cm in diameter. The leaves are easy, largely ovadas (egg form) with petiolo or brief orange stem measuring 0.8 to 1.5 cm lengthy.Suggestions for cultivation: Plant of humid subtropical local weather, extra resists temperate climates the place there are frosts of as much as 3 diploma (26 F), could be cultivated all through Brazil, at any altitude; adapts effectively to sandy or clayey and purple soils which can be deep, with acid pH to impartial and with good quantity of dissolved natural matter. It may be planted even on riverbanks the place occasional floods happen. The fruit harvest runs from March to April and the fruits could be harvested by slicing the cabinwith scissors when they’re nearly utterly yellowish. This species could be efficiently cultivated in stony soils. Makes use of: Fruit within the months of January to March. The tree could be grown in inexperienced areas and the branches are agency and don’t break simply. At all times embody in forest recomposition, as a result of its fruits feed a number of species of birds and animals, primarily monkeys and quatis. The fruits are very tasty for contemporary consumption and the seeds launch with some issue of the pulp. The fruits may also be pulped and the pulp frozen to make jams, yogurts with curdled milk, mousses, ice cream, juices and gelatins. The fruits have medium-thickness bark and are proof against administration; along with being stored for about 8 days after harvested in cool locations and for greater than 25 days if in fridges.

Annona monticola JAQUINHA DO CAMPO endangered species from the Brazil Cerrado
A lot appreciated by the native folks with a pleasant floral taste. Considerably fibrous like a pineapple with gentle taste. Supposedly has medicinal properties together with the depart and bark. This species must be preserved and aside of reforestation initiatives.



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