Egg Fruit Plant Grafted (Pouteria campechiana)
Care Instructions :
⛅ Grow best in full sun
💧 Regular and abundant watering is essential at a young age. Once the tree gets established, it doesn’t require regular and frequent watering.
🌡️ Amla tree is tough and resistant to exploits of climate.
🌱 Well-drained, loamy to light heavy soil that is deep and rich in organic matter is required for growing amla tree
👨🌾 Since you are growing it for yourself, our recommendation is to use only natural fertilizers.
🚚 Estimated Dispatched Date – 10 to 15 days after order confirmation.
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The canistel, or “eggfruit,” is a tropical fruit from the canistel tree (Pouteria campechiana) native to Mexico and Central America. When ripe, its texture resembles cooked egg yolk, with sweet, yellow to orange flesh. Growing on trees up to 10 meters tall, it’s used for jams, shakes, and more. Plantation care includes protection, fertilizing, watering, and weed control. Harvesting involves picking ripe fruit with the stem and allowing it to ripen further.
- Unique Culinary Delight: The sweet, egg yolk-like flesh is enjoyed fresh or used in jams, marmalades, shakes, and even ice cream.
- Ornamental Plant: The canistel tree adds aesthetic appeal to landscapes with its attractive foliage and fruit.
- Plantation Crop: Managed plantations provide a steady supply of this tropical fruit for various culinary purposes.
- Healthful Ingredients: The ripe flesh is blended with milk or used in custards, offering both flavor and nutrition.
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