Falsa growing plant of the genus Grewia also known as Phalsa, Falsa shrub‎ or small tree perennial evergreen to deciduous plant also used as ornamental plant grow in subtropical, tropic or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Leaves color is green the shape orbicular. Flower color yellow orange or red-orange.

Falsa fruits

Fruit color purple to black with hairy peel and big seed, the taste of the fruit is sweet sour or sour and remind with imagination to blueberry

Falsa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Falsa growing and care:

Slightly acid soil

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

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Sensitive to winds when it’s young, take over the garden (grow easily from seeds)

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn ( and in the tropic can be also in winter)

Pests and diseases:
Caterpillar, ants, termite

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Prune that will be accessible to pick the fruits

Size of the plant?
3-7 m, 10-21 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring

General information about the flower:
Flower color yellow orange or red-orange

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Edible Fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Summer

Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds

What can be done with big quantities of Falsa fruits?
Eat raw, juice

Work requirements on the fruit:
Nothing special

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

Scientific name:

Grewia asiatica

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