Pulasan growing tree of the genus Nephelium also known as Kapulasan, Pulasan perennial evergreen rarely become semi-deciduous plant and grow in tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 11+
Flower color are white the size 1-2 mm the flowers are separate to female and male flowers on separate trees,
Fruit are cover with thick skin with hard spines, color of the skin red, that pilled easily the flesh is white with special structure remind little bit onion, some cultivar are easy to take off the seeds, the fruit taste remind the Lychee fruits,
Seeds are edible and taste look like almonds
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Requirements for Pulasan growing and care:
2 trees: female and male, humidity, frost free
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft in Pulasan?
No, but recommend grafting male and female on the same tree
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Sensitive to winds
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
Aphids, ants, termite
Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Dead and week branches
Size of the plant?
4-8 m, 12-24 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Winter – Spring
General information about the flower:
Flower color are white the size 1-2 mm the flowers are separate to female and male flowers on separate trees
Pollination is done by:
Fruit harvest season:
Spring / Summer
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Pulasan fruits?
Eaten raw, jelly, jams, alcohol
Work requirements on the fruit:
Not something special
How long does it take to bear fruit?
Ripening of fruit:
Can be taken before it’s fully ripen