Perennial Evergreen Fruit Tree / Fruiting Shrub
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter (depending on location)
In Florida, the largest crop is in the Spring with a second smaller crop in the summer. Surinam Cherry fruits can develop and ripen quickly, only 3-4 weeks after the flowers open!
10-12 ft tall and wide
Soil & Moisture
Likes moist, rich well-draining soil.
Surinam Cherry Trees respond quickly to irrigation, the fruit rapidly becoming larger and sweeter in flavor after a good watering.
Full Sun, Part Shade
Outdoors 9-12; Patio/Greenhouse 4+
Our Surinam Cherry seedlings were cultivated from hand-selected varieties of great producing trees with optimal flavored fruit collected throughout our food forest. They will fruit within 1-2 years.
Our Grafted Black Surinam Cherry trees are ready to produce now.See More
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