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.
|Sunlight ||Soil ||Water ||Temperature ||Fertilizer |
|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.
Thursday, 04 June 2020
It took nearly an year after purchase for the plant to sustain & grow it is flowering so nice to see it.
Thank you for a good plant
Thursday, 06 February 2020
Monday, 02 July 2018
Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though
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