Loquat Mixed 200mm
Evergreen tree, 2-6m tall depending on variety,
a native of China and Japan
FEATURES: Clusters of soft, juicy, sweetly flavoured, yellow
to orange coloured fruit. Fruit shape, stone size and number
depends on the variety. Harvest when flesh softens and fruit
develops a fragrant aroma.
CONDITIONS: Suits most soil types. Prefers fertile, moist,
well-drained soil in a warm position with full to partial sun.
Tolerant of light to moderate frosts and dry periods.
FOR BEST RESULTS: Protect from strong winds. Water well
during Summer. Fertilise during the growing period. Prune
after harvest removing dead and diseased branches
PLANTING IDEAS AND USES:
great for small gardens in decorative tubs and containers
eat fruit fresh from the tree or use in salads
make jam, jelly, juice or liqueur
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