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Manilkara zapota Sawo tree Sawo Sapothaceae
 

Manilkara zapota, Sawo, Sawo

 

Manilkara zapota, Sawo, Sawo

This is one of the best fruits for garden planting as it fruits almost continuously throughout the year
and is suitable for small gardens.It is a slow-growing evergreen tree,which can eventually reach a
10 mtr 33 ft or more if unpruned.
The crown is dense and the tree provides good shade.
The fruits are 5-8 cm 2-3 in long,oval in shape wich pinkish or whitish brown flesh,
in wich three to six seeds are embedded and have a thin brown skin.
Propagation:Seeds is possible,but very slow,marcotted plants wil be fruit in two or three years.
The tree need full sun ,good soil and manuring every six months.

 
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