Annona Reticulata, Ram phal ( Grafted ) - Plant
Description for Annona Reticulata, Ram phal ( Grafted )
Annona reticulata is a small deciduous or semi-evergreen tree in the plant family Annonaceae. It is best known for its fruit, called custard apple, a common name it shares with fruits of several other species in the same genus: A. cherimola and A. squamosa or sometimes it is called wild-sweetsop, bull s heart, bullock s-heart, or ox-heart.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Annona Reticulata, Ram phal, Custard Apple||Yellowish-green||June||20.00 to 35.00 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
soil is treated with ground sulfur.Before you plant, be sure that you choose varieties proven in your climate. When in doubt, All-America Rose Selections winners are good bets. Or check with your local nursery.
If you order plants from a mail-order company, order early, in January or February.
|Medium||well-drained soil||Medium||25Â°C (77Â°F) to 41Â°C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Annona Reticulata
- Always wear safety goggles; branches can whip back when released.
- Start with pruning shears for smaller growth.
- Use loppers, which look like giant, long-handle shears, for growth that is more than half an inch thick.
Typical uses of Annona Reticulata
Special features: Ornamental, Fruit production.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.