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Description for Litchi ( Grown through seeds )
The lychee, litchi, liechee, liche, lizhi or li zhi, or lichee is the sole member of the genus Litchi in the soapberry family, Sapindaceae.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Litchi chinensis||Green||April to May||20 to 30 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Place one lychee seed into each cup, on its side, at a depth of 3 to 4 inches; then cover. Place the trays or cups in a warm, sunny place like a windowsill, a sun room or a greenhouse. Water regularly to keep the soil damp. After 3 to 4 weeks, the shoot will grow to 3 to 4 inches in size and develop dark green leaves.
|Full sun||Well-drained soil||Medium||24 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Litchi
- Lychee trees are water lovers and should be irrigated regularly. However, avoid creating waterlogged conditions, which may result in diminished health or root rot.
Typical uses of Litchi
Special features: Commercially grown for fruit production. Excellent landscape tree which provides shade, fruit and botanical interest to front or back yards.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.