TAMARILLO 'RED'

TAMARILLO 'RED'

Cyphomandra betacea
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
An attractive, fast growing, small tree that brings a tropical feel to gardens. The shiny, pendulous red fruit are high in vitamin C and can be harvested in just 3-4 years from sowing.
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SEEDS: S410

Growing Information

Sow in punnets in Spring-Summer
Height To 3m
Position in FULL SUN
30 Seeds Per Packet
EVERGREEN
Space at 2m
Seasonal watering as necessary
80% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

TAMARILLO 'RED'

Cyphomandra betacea
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
An attractive, fast growing, small tree that brings a tropical feel to gardens. The shiny, pendulous red fruit are high in vitamin C and can be harvested in just 3-4 years from sowing.
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SEEDS: S410
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