The football-shaped fruits can reach eight inches long. It depends on the extent of the damage. The Mamey Sapote fruit tree is the gift that keeps on giving. Flesh is white to yellowish-white, creamy with a sweet flavor. They are rnreputed in Mexico to have soporific effect. Sure, but you must do it quickly. With our state of the art packaging we can ensure that your new plant arrives in style. Fruits for 100 Years! C. edulis works for C. tetrameria. Orders placed from these areas will be refunded and cancelled. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. In the spring, trees are often smaller than trees shipped in the fall. Glowing Orb Ginger Plant (zingiber sp), Lg. At the current time we only ship to the lower 48 states. To ensure proper delivery most orders will take 1 - 3 weeks. White/Sue Belle. This helps to ensure the survival of your new plant. Sorry, At the present the only shipping option available is UPS Ground ®. It varies. Most plants designated with a sku ending in -3, -4, -6 or -8 will arrive in a standard 2.75 inch, 4 inch, 6 inch or 8 inch round growers pot respectively. ARE SHIPPING OPTIONS AVAILABLE? Producing fruit the whole time! Evergreen leaves sporting smooth tops and fuzzy bottoms grow along side odorless flowers of greenish yellow coloring. Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, DC, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin. UPS Ground Shipping to Western Regions:
If you have any issues contact UPS, not us. Products growing in these pots are easy to transplant and allow for deeper, faster growth and are designated with a -t3 or -t4 respectively. Science and Conservation at Fairchild Fairchild is a vibrant world of botanical science and discovery, all visible and open to the public. They are best eaten fresh and chilled, but are excellent in ice cream and milkshakes as well. Orders placed from the western regions in the US can have an extended delivery time up to 9 days, we strongly recommend orders be placed in early spring or late fall to avoid hot summer temps. If you plant this tree in a brightly lit area you may experience leaf burn. HOW ARE PLANTS PACKAGED FOR SHIPMENT? HOW LARGE ARE THE POTS THE PLANTS COME IN? CAN I CHANGE A SHIPPING ADDRESS ONCE I'VE PLACED AN ORDER? Second, If you only receive a partial shipment don't worry. To help establish your new White Sapote Tree, fertilize sparingly ten inches away from the base, tri-annually with a slow time released product. Your new plants’ pot is then bagged to ensure that the soil stays in the pot and not loose in the box. Local UPS Ground Shipping to: Florida and Georgia. Super Sweet variety, very large fruit, sweet and flavorful. Your new plant is bagged to keep the soil moist and to ensure that the soil stays in the pot not loose in the box. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. We do not guarantee plants due to extreme temperatures during shipping. is automatically emailed as soon as it becomes available you must trace the shipment to your door, we simply ship the product to the address supplied to us on your invoice, we ARE NOT responsible for lost, stolen or damaged packages once delivered, this includes heat or cold damage when delivered outside. WHAT DO I DO IF I DO NOT RECEIVE MY ENTIRE ORDER? During the winter months when we are no longer shipping plants, our growers spend their time researching new species and new growing techniques to provide you with the most unique and superior species of plants available anywhere. The custard-like flesh has a flavor similar to that of a banana. Unfertilized they will tend to grow at a slower pace. Certain plant varieties do not like to be shipped and can loose some or all of their leaves during transit, this is common and the plant is not dead, it is simply in shock and should bud within 30 days or so. If you have questions about your order, please contact us via email. Plumeria are our most popular patio plant, always fresh and available in a multitude of colors and sizes. Yes. There is no need to panic. click here. click here. Most of the plants offered are very tropical and require temperatures above 40º at all times. Native to Eastern Mexico and Central America, this evergreen tree’s fruit has a reputation for causing drowsiness. Variegated Shell Ginger Plant (alpinia z. variegata), Lg. They have light-gray, thick, warty bark and often develop long, drooping branches. They are best eaten fresh and chilled, but are excellent in ice cream and milkshakes as well. Lots of fruit in 2016, none ripened or got soft on the tree. Growing Black Sapote does not require a lot of close attention in the right climate, but it is best to be aware of its growth once it comes time to fruit. Plants designated with a sku ending in -4, -6 or -8 will arrive in a standard 4 inch, 6 inch or 8 inch round growers pot respectively. Unripe fruits have a bitter taste, and flesh very near the skin can sometimes have a bitter taste. In the spring, trees are often smaller than trees shipped in the fall. Presently we only ship inside the lower 48 states. Orders shipping to Alaska, Hawaii and internationally will not be accepted. Before leaving our growers all plants are inspected, watered and pruned if necessary. (Note: The item sku number can be found just below the buy button.) Shipping information can only be changed if you email our customer service immediately after your order has been submitted. We're sorry. Large baseball sized round fruit become yellowish-golden color when ripe and have a delicious tart – sweet flavor. WILL MY PLANT SURVIVE IF IT ARRIVES WITH BROWN OR DAMAGED LEAVES? You’ll have plenty of mameys to share. Warty light-grey bark trunked trees stretch up 15 to 20 feet at maturity with long drooping branches. All White Sapote Trees for sale will vary in size. Then your plants are tissue or kraft paper wrapped and secured in place with natural biodegradable peanuts, you will be pleased. WILL ALL OF MY PACKAGES BE SHIPPED BY UPS? No. The mature mamey tree can bear between 200 and 500 HUGE berries per year. UPS ® has proven themselves in the industry and have become the carrier of choice for our family of growers. For more information, click the “best packaging” link at the bottom of this page. When your plants arrive you will need to water them if necessary. The white sapote is a superb but delicate fruit that tastes like a creamy sugar cube. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. With the current USDA regulations regarding shipment of live plants, our family of growers are restricted to and governed by the guidelines for certification within the lower 48 states only. Plants are tissue or kraft paper wrapped and generally secured in place with natural biodegradable peanuts. For your pets you may want to visit the ASPCA. The white sapote is a superb but delicate fruit that tastes like a rncreamy sugar cube. White sapote trees should be protected with shade cloth for the first two summers after planting. Native to Eastern Mexico and Central America, this evergreen tree’s fruit has a reputation for causing drowsiness. White Sapote Tree in a 3 Gallon Container. Take care when picking the fruit as they bruise easily and any bruised skin will blacken and the tasty flesh below turns bitter. The color and style of these pots may vary. Propagation Better varieties are usually propagated by grafting or budding, which produce fruit in 2-3 years. We will be closing our online stores from September 30 2020 through April 15 2021.Over the winter months we will be doing a lot of destruction and new construction to make way for nearly 1000 exciting new plant introductions, along with a stunning array of related hard goods and growing media types. At the nursery these trees are grown under 20-40% shade cloth. You will have to do your research. Blooms are aromaless greenish-yellow. The delivery time can vary depending on the work load, seasonal holidays and your location.