Arbutus Marina grow and care – tree of the genus Arbutus and also known as Marina strawberry tree, Arbutus Marina perennial evergreen plant and also used as ornamental plant for the red color and the shape of the trunk and the flowers grow in mediterranean, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11.
Leaves color green in ovate shape with slightly serrated in the edge.
Flower color pink-white in a bell shape grow in groups.
Arbutus Marina fruits
Fruit edible round with little seeds not noticeable, the peel is also edible with rough surface but just the look the actual when the fruit is ripen the rind becomes soft.
Arbutus Marina for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Arbutus Marina growing and care:
Well-drained soil, at least cool winter
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No, but for better fruit better Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring, summer hardiness 9-10a / Autumn- winter 10b-11 Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: When it require a tree needed to leave one main trunk, prune all the other branches until the it starts to grows as tree Size of the plant? 6-10 m, 20-30 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Summer / Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Pink-white flowers in a bell shape grow in groups Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruit Fruit harvest season: Winter / Spring Fruits pests or diseases: Birds What can be done with big quantities of Arbutus Marina fruits? Eat raw, jams, juice, cake Work requirements on the fruit: Nothing special 2-4 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Tree
Bonsai, Edible plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental fruit, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Summer flowers
Autumn Harvest, Winter harvest
Alcoholic beverages, Eaten raw, Fruit, Ice pop & Ice cream plants, Jams, Juice