Cheese Fruit, Noni - Plant
Description for Cheese Fruit, Noni
Noni is a small evergreen shrub or tree, usually less than 10 feet high, occasionally rising to 20 feet.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Morinda citrifolia, great morinda, Indian mulberry, noni, beach mulberry, cheese fruit||White||-||10 ft||Easy|
Planting and care
Select a site in full or partial sun with well drained, well aerated soil. Avoid heavy soils, compacted areas, and flood-prone sites.
|Full sun||Loamy soil, Sandy soil||Low||20 to 40 degrees C||Use any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Cheese Fruit
- The right growing conditions will help nurture a noni shrub, and will also help prevent most serious insect pests and diseases. Full sun is best, but a noni will also tolerate light shade. Deep shade decreases flowering and fruiting and may shorten the lifespan of the shrub.
Typical uses of Cheese Fruit
Special features: In ancient times, Noni was a valuable dye plant.
Culinary use: Fruits are edible
Medicinal use: It is a medicinal plant.
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What garden lovers say ... ?
Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though
when I put the plant indoors totally, it started having yellow leaves.
when I opened the box I was amazed at how well this plant was packaged and how healthy they all were.