Macadamia Nut grow and care – tree of the genus Macadamia also known as Macadamia tetraphylla or Macademia, Macadamia Nut perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropical, mediterranean or dry tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves dark green wavy with serrated spiny edges, flower color is white and flowers grow in inflorescence
Nut color is white-cream, outer shell green that become brown cracked mostly when the nut ready to eat, nutshell is brown and very hard to crack
Macadamia Nut for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Macadamia Nut growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No, but recommend Difficulties or problems when growing: Very hard to crake the nutshell, spiny leaf Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Macadamia Leaf Miner, caterpillar Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: just for design Size of the plant? 3-12 m, 10-40 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower White flowers grow in inflorescence Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Nuts Nuts harvest season: Summer / Autumn Nuts pests or diseases: Woodpecker, Hyacinth macaw What can be done with big quantities of Macadamia Nut? Eat raw, roasted Work requirements on the nuts: Crack the nutshell 7-10 years How long does it take to bear nuts? Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Cooked Eaten raw Ice pop & Ice cream plants Spreads & Sauces Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Summer Harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental fruit Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Shade tree Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13