Or login with below

Chiku, Chikku, Chikoo ( Grown through Seeds ) - Plant

Note: The image is for reference purpose only.
Sapodilla plum
Sales price R 422
4.3/5 173 Reviews
( 173 times booked in last 90 days )
8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!
-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Upto 100% Cashback Today!!
Min 20% cashback guaranteed.
The cashback will be credited on 5-Oct-2017 into nurserylive wallet.

The cashback will be generated on total amount paid for qualified order excluding shipping charges. There will be no minimum purchase limit for cashback coupons.

*No minimum order limit. more details >>

Manilkara zapota, commonly known as the sapodilla is a long-lived, evergreen tree native to It is called ciku (pronounced chiku) in standard Malay and sawo nilo in Kelantanese Malay. In Chinese, the name is mistakenly translated by many

Common name: Sapodilla plum
Color: dark-brown
Bloom time: monsoon.
Height: 9 and 15 m (30 and 49 ft)
Difficulty level: easy to grow

Planting & Care
Despite its temperature tolerance, if you want to grow a sapodilla tree in a less than semi-tropical area, it would be prudent to either grow it in a greenhouse or as a container plant that can be moved to a protected area in case of inclement weather.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: well-drained soil

Water: medium

Temprature: 26-28 F. (-2 to -3 C.

Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

  • Sapodilla can grow to more than 30 m (98 ft) tall with an average trunk diameter of 1.
  • 5 m (4.
  • 9 ft).
  • The average height of cultivated specimens, however, is usually between 9 and 15 m (30 and 49 ft) with a trunk diameter not exceeding 50 cm (20 in).
  • [5] It is wind-resistant and the bark is rich in a white,
    gummy latex called chicle.
  • The ornamental leaves are medium green and glossy.
  • They are alternate, elliptic to ovate, 7–15 cm long, with an entire margin.

Medicinal use:
  • Milkshake for Hair,

Culinary use:
  • leaves,fruit

Ornamental use:
  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.

http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/sapodilla-trees/growing-sapodilla-fruit.htm http://www.flowersofindia.net/risearch/search.php?query=%09Chiku%2C+Chikku%2C&stpos=0&stype=AND

Want to write review ?

Click here to Login

What garden lovers say ... ?

5 / 5 Ashish Bhujbal 30 August 2017
I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years
5 / 5 Gaurav Narwania 23 August 2017
what are the dimensions of the pot?
5 / 5 Zeeshan 18 August 2017
Plants are a great way to bring a little natural beauty indoors.
More reviews
Tag cloud : buy online plant chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown through seeds ) - plant,buy plants online chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown through seeds ) - plant,buy online plants chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown through seeds ) - plant,buy plant online chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown through seeds ) - plant,buy plants online india chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown through seeds ) - plant,chiku, chikku, chikoo ( grown throu

Trending value added plant packs View All


Top 5 Succulent

( 408 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 887

Set of 5 Enchanting Roses

( 621 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 901

Top 5 air purifier & oxygen enriching plant pack

( 1344 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 955

Top 5 Plants to Bring Goodluck

( 115 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 988

Express Love with these 5 plants

( 88 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1022

5 Best Living Room Plant Set

( 333 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1076

5 Best Fragrant Plants

( 316 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1081

Top 5 No Fail Plants

( 5 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1086

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )


Join us


Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.