Terminalia catappa grow and care – tree of the genus Terminalia also known as Sea almond or Indian almond, Terminalia catappa perennial evergreen or dry deciduous plant edible fruit and nut also used as ornamental plant or medical, can grow in tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 12+.
Leaves color green and can be red in the dry season in ovate shape.
Flower color white small in star shape, flowers grow in inflorescence.
Terminalia catappa fruits
Fruit edible color green to red in ovate shape.
Nut edible color brown in elliptic shape.
Terminalia catappa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Terminalia catappa growing and care:
Sandy, well-drained soil
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: All year Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 15-30 m, 45-100 feet Size of the plant? Fast growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information All year Bloom season: White small flower in star shape, flowers grow in inflorescence General information about the flower Edible nuts & fruits Nuts & fruits All year harvest season: Nuts & fruits Birds pests or diseases: What can be done with big quantities of Terminalia catappa nuts & fruits Fruit: eat raw, juice / Nut: eaten raw, roasted ? Work requirements on the nuts & fruits Nothing special : How long does it take to bear nuts & fruits 4-6 years ? 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:
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Ornamental plants, Shade tree
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
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
Edible Fruit, Edible Nut
Cooked, Eaten raw, Juice