Allspice tree grow and care – tree of the genus Pimenta also known as English pepper or Jamaica pepper, Allspice perennial evergreen plant also used as fragrant ornamental plant, can grow in tropic mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves are fragrant edible dark green the shape elliptic.
Flowers are small and white grow in clusters.
Allspice tree berries
Fruit (berries) edible color is black 0.3-0.8 mm, fruit can be used dry or fresh and the seeds are also edible.
Allspice for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Allspice tree growing and care: Humidity, acid soil Plant / Seed / Cutting (explanation bellow) What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Not something special Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer When is the best time to plant? Spider mites, aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter When is the best time to prune? For design, can be prune How to prune: 10-18 m (32-59 feet), outside of the comfort zone 2-5 m (6-15 feet) Size of the plant? Slow growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season? Small white flowers that grow in clusters General information about the flower Bees Pollination is done by: Edible Fruit Summer Fruit harvest season: Fruits pests or diseases : Birds Spice, cooked, dried What can be done with big quantities of Allspice fruits? Nothing special Work requirements on the fruit: 5-8 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Edible leaves All Year Leaves harvesting season After the plant establish can be cut with the branches How to harvest the leaves? Elliptic shape, dark green fragrant leaves Information about leaves: Spice, cooked, herb Uses of Allspice leaves: Scientific name:
VIDEO Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Fragrance, Medical uses, Ornamental plants, Shade tree
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Edible Fruit, Edible leaves, Edible Seeds
Cooked, Herbs, Spices