Growing Guide: Annatto Achiote

Plant Type:
Tropical Evergreen Fruit Tree

Harvest Season:
Summer - Winter

Mature Size:
10-12 ft.

Soil & Moisture:
Rich, moist, well-draining soil

Light Requirements:
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile:
Yes

Growth Rate:
Fast

Zone Hardiness:
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation:
Grown from seed, ready to harvest in 2-4 years