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?
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:
When is the best time to prune a Canistel tree?
How to prune a Canistel:
weak and dead branches without flowers or fruits
What is the size of a Canistel tree?
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?
Growing Canistel is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
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:
When does Canistel yield:
Summer / Autumn
Pests or diseases in Canistel fruit:
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?
Ripening of Canistel fruit:
Can be picked before fully ripen