Grafted Plant Collection: Delicious Custard Apple, Balanagar, Green Sugar Apple, Sitafal, and Ata Fruit for Sale
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Original price Rs. 499.00
Current price Rs. 399.00
- Cherimoya, Clustered Apple
- Regional name:
- Marathi - Hanuman Phal
- Fruit Plants, Trees, Shrubs
- Annonaceae or Custard apple family
- Botanical name: Annona squamosa
- Common name: Custard apple, Sugar apple, Sweetsop
- Origin: Balanagar, India
- Fruit appearance: Round to heart-shaped, with a bumpy skin and creamy, sweet flesh
- Harvest season: Late summer to early autumn
- Site selection: Choose a sunny, well-draining location with protection from strong winds.
- Soil preparation: Loamy or sandy loam soil with a pH between 6.0 and 7.0 is ideal.
- Planting time: Plant in the spring or early summer, after the last frost.
- Spacing: Space trees 15-20 feet apart to allow for adequate airflow and root development.
- Watering: Provide consistent moisture, especially during fruit development, but avoid overwatering to prevent root rot.
- Fertilization: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer every 3-4 months, starting when the tree is one year old.
- Pruning: Prune in late winter or early spring to maintain a manageable size and promote healthy growth.
- Pest control: Monitor for common pests such as mealybugs, scale insects, and fruit flies, and use organic or chemical controls as needed.
- Mulching: Apply a 2-3 inch layer of organic mulch around the base of the tree to conserve moisture and suppress weeds.
- Support: Use stakes or trellises to support young trees and heavy fruit-bearing branches.
- Frost protection: Protect young trees from frost by covering them with frost cloth or using other frost-protection methods.
- Disease management: Regularly inspect trees for signs of disease, such as leaf spots or fruit rot, and apply appropriate treatments as needed.
- Nutritional value: Custard apples are rich in vitamins A and C, potassium, magnesium, and dietary fiber.
- Medicinal uses: The fruit and leaves have been used in traditional medicine to treat ailments such as diarrhea, dysentery, and inflammation.
- Wildlife attraction: Custard apple trees provide shelter and food for various birds and insects.
- Landscape value: The tree's attractive foliage and fragrant flowers make it a beautiful addition to gardens and landscapes.