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?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Seeds grow too easily and can be invasive in the garden
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
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
Average 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:
General information about the flower
White flowers with multiple stamen like needle, the flowers grow in clusters,
Pollination is done by:
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?
Ripening of fruit
Require to eat it fully ripen cause the fruit astringent