Plant Type: Tropical Fruit Tree, Palm
Harvest Season: Acai palms typically start producing fruit in year three to five of growth or when the plant reaches a height of approximately 8-10 ft tall. Will fruit year-round.
Mature Size: Up to 40-100 ft
Soil & Moisture: Well-draining, acid rich, warm, organic soil that mimics their native rainforest environment. Needs regular watering and humidity.
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 9-11. Are not very cold tolerant and can only take temperatures down to 45, so frost protection is essential for growing in Zone 9.
Patio Planting Zones: 4+
All of our tropical fruiting plants can be grown in small or large containers in northern zones or planted outside in warmer climates.