Monodora myristica (Calabash Nutmeg) 4x4x10 inch tree pot

Common Name: Calabash Nutmeg. Family: Annonaceae.  Seeds are used as a nutmeg substitute. Medium sized tree native to tropical rain forest of equatorial Africa.  Beautiful and unusual reddish flowers. Large leaves are 10 to 14 inches long.  Full sun or light shade in humid areas.   Acidic soil high in organic matter is best. Use a complete fertilizer with micronutrients.  Protect from cool temperatures.  Outdoors in Zones 10B to 11.  Plants are grown in 4x4x10 inch tree pots and are 20 to 30 inches tall when shipped. 

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  • Item #: 1626
Price $40.00
Availability Out-of-Stock