Dovyalis hebecarpa growing plant of the genus Dovyalis also known as Ceylon gooseberry or Ketembilla, Dovyalis hebecarpa perennial evergreen thorny plant grow as shrub - small tree, grow in mediterranean, subtropical, tropic climate
Flower color green, the size 0.5-2 mm, mostly there is every leaves at least one fruit
Fruit color, orange, dark purple, red, the inner part of the fruit color is lighter, the fruit sour can be really sour to slightly the size 1-4 cm
Requirements for growing Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Prefer moist soil
What is the best way to start growing Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Dovyalis hebecarpa?
Yes, to getting better fruits
Difficulties/Problems with growing Dovyalis hebecarpa:
When is the best time to plant a Dovyalis hebecarpa plant:
Pests and diseases in Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Very rarely aphids but not cause any problem to the tree and move away
When is the best time to prune a Dovyalis hebecarpa plant?
Autumn / Winter
How to prune a Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Open the inner branch because of the thorn
What is the size of a Dovyalis hebecarpa plant?
Growth speed in Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Dovyalis hebecarpa Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Dovyalis hebecarpa:
Full Sun / Half Shade
It is possible to grow Dovyalis hebecarpa indoor?
Growing Dovyalis hebecarpa is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Dovyalis hebecarpa bloom?
General information about the flower:
Green flower in the size 0.5-2 mm
Pollination is done by:
When does Dovyalis hebecarpa yield:
Pests or diseases in Dovyalis hebecarpa fruit:
Birds, sometime fruit fly
What can be done with big quantities of Dovyalis hebecarpa fruit?
Eat raw, jams, juice
Work requirements on the Dovyalis hebecarpa fruit:
How long does it take for a Dovyalis hebecarpa to bear fruit?