Gin berry grow and care – plant of the genus Glycosmis also known as Orange berry Glycosmis pentaphylla, Gin berry perennial evergreen plant that grow as shrub or small tree, the fruits edible and also used as ornamental plant and medical uses, grow in tropic, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Flower color white the flowers grow in inflorescence.
Gin berry fruits
Fruit edible color transparent red-pink, the size 0.5-1 cm with big seeds inside the seed is not edible.
Gin berry for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Gin berry growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Small fruit with big seeds, invasive Spring, summer, autumn ( and in the tropic can be also in winter) Planting season: Aphids, ants Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Dead branches, after the fruits the branch degeneration Size of the plant? 2-4 m, 80-160 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Most of the year (start and stop) Bloom season: General information about the flower White small flowers that grow in inflorescence Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Most of the year (start and stop) Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, bats What can be done with big quantities of Gin berry fruits? Eat raw, juice Work requirements on the fruit: Nothing special 1.5 -3 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub, Tree
Edible plants, Medical uses, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental fruit, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers, Winter flowers
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest, Winter harvest
Eaten raw, Fruit, Juice