Eugenia involucrata growing shrub‎ of the genus Eugenia and also known as Cherry of the Rio Grande, Eugenia involucrata perennial evergreen – semi-deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.

Flower color white about 1 cm with prominent stamens.

Eugenia involucrata fruits

Fruit color purple-black in the top of the fruit there is crown.

Eugenia involucrata for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Eugenia involucrata growing and care:

Humidity

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
the taste is not easy to anyone

Planting season:
Spring, summer, in the tropic all year

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, ants

Pruning season:
Winter

How to prune:
Weak and dead branches

Size of the plant?
1-3 m, 3-10 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

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

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
White flowers about 1 cm with prominent stamens

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Edible Fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Spring / Summer

Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds, fruit fly

What can be done with big quantities of Eugenia involucrata fruits?
Eaten raw, cake, juice

Work requirements on the fruit:
Cover the tree with net

How long does it take to bear fruit?
2-3 years

Scientific name:

Eugenia involucrata

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