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Barbados Cherry (Malpighia glabra)

Barbados Cherry (Malpighia glabra)

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2.5" Pot Size
66 in stock

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Barbados Cherry (Malpighia glabra)
Known as Acerola, the sweet cherry- like fruit has an extremely high concentration of vitamin C. Clusters of pink flowers and fruit form along the stems intermittently through out the year. The fruit holds better in the heat of summer. In the north, Barbados Cherry will still flower on and off. Its habit is upright. When grown in pots, it is a fast grower usually beginning to flower at 3-4' tall.
Hardiness Zone 9, 10
Bloom Season Intermittent
Sun Requirement Full Sun
Grows to 6'
Minimum Temperature Indoors 40
  1. Received in very good condition and doing well here in zone 10 Review by William
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    The Plant is now about 38 in. tall and is healthy (Posted on 7/28/2016)