Canistel

Canistel growing tree of the genus Pouteria also known as Pouteria campechiana, Canistel perennial evergreen plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate

Flower color is green size of 0.5-1 cm.

Fruit yellow or orange sometimes with dots on the rind, fruit not juicy the structure powdery remind Batata or Lucuma, the taste is sweet, the shape oval or egg shape sometime with sharp in the bottom.

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Requirements for growing Canistel:
More than -2C,

What is the best way to start growing Canistel:
Plant / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Canistel?
Yes

Difficulties/Problems with growing Canistel:
Some trees not bearing fruit without graft

When is the best time to plant a Canistel tree:
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases in Canistel:
Aphids

When is the best time to prune a Canistel tree?
All year

How to prune a Canistel:
weak and dead branches without flowers or fruits

What is the size of a Canistel tree?
3-7 m

Growth speed in Canistel:
Medium growing / slow growing

Canistel Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Canistel:
Full Sun / Half Shade

It is possible to grow Canistel indoor?
No

Growing Canistel is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

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When does Canistel bloom?
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Small green flowers in bell shape

Thinning / Deadheading of Canistel Blossom:
Sometimes all the flowering thinning without reason

Pollination is done by:
Bees, flies

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When does Canistel yield:
Summer / Autumn

Pests or diseases in Canistel fruit:
Birds

What can be done with big quantities of Canistel fruit?
Eat raw, ice-cream, cooked, milk-shake

Work requirements on the Canistel fruit:
in some cultivars if someone touch the fruit the fruit will fall

How long does it take for a Canistel to bear fruit?
4-6 years

Ripening of Canistel fruit:
Can be picked before fully ripen