Wax apple growing tree of the genus Syzygium also known as Syzygium samarangense, Wax apple perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental fragrant plant, can grow in tropic mediterranean, subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Leaves are shiny and when the leaf is young it grow in red color

Flower color white with multiple stamen like needle, the flowers grow in clusters,

Wax apple fruits

Fruit color is white the peel color green, yellow, purple or red in pear shape, fruit taste sweet with astringent

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Requirements for Wax apple growing and care:

Frost free, humidity

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:
Seeds grow too easily and can be invasive in the garden

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, ants

Pruning season:
Winter

How to prune:
For design to easier pick

Size of the plant?
6-12 m, 20-40 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average 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
White flowers with multiple stamen like needle, the flowers grow in clusters,

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Edible fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Spring / early summer

Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds, fruit fly

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

Work requirements on the fruit:
Cover with net

How long does it take to bear fruit?
3-4 years

Ripening of fruit
Require to eat it fully ripen cause the fruit astringent

Scientific name:

Syzygium samarangense

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