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White Sapote Trees

Casimora edulis

White Sapote trees are now available! Choose from Suebelle, Vernon and Younghan’s White. The white sapote is native to central Mexico. White sapote fruit ripens six to nine months from bloom. The flesh has a custard-like texture and a sweet delicious flavor reminiscent of peach or banana.

Plant Details  
Type Tropical Fruit
Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
Tree Size/Habit Shrubby Growth to 30ft.
Fruit Shape/Size Round to 2.5 to 3 inches
Fruit Flavor Sweet, Tangy
Skin Color When Ripe Yellowish-Orange
Fruit Use Fresh Eating, Juice
Fruit Season Early Summer
Light Needs  Full Sun
Water Needs Regular Water
USDA Zone 9b – 11