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Looking for any Erythroxylum seeds such as
Erythroxylum coca
Erythroxylum novogranatense

Also interested

My birthday is coming up so figured i’d treat myself and add some new stuff to my collection, a couple I’m looking for are
Enchylaena tomentosa
Randia fitzalanii
Posoqueria latifolia
Parinari anamensis
Pouteria species I don’t have
But also might be interested in anything else interesting I don’t already have in my collection so let me know what you got!

 Would also be interested in growing this one

Also have 2 small San Pedro cactuses  if anyone’s interested asking $5 a piece

someone described them to me as “pretty much white sapote but way more cold hardy”

A local grower in central Texas shared some fresh fruit with me a couple months ago and can confirm that the Pringle's Sapote tree withstood at least Zone 8b cold temperatures whereas the white sapote died back to the ground. Other than the familiar seed, the fruits tasted nothing at all like the white sapote I've had. The closest fruit that they remind me of are kumquats; citrusy, bitter, and pungent. Here's a blog post from the Texas nursery Peckerwood Garden on the fruit..

Will you be keeping any seedlings for yourself? I'm planning on testing out white sapote grafts to see if they can be knocked down a zone for cold tolerance. The web is sparse on info on whether it's possible aside from this post from eight years ago with no updates.

Here's some photos of my largest two-month old seedlings and the fruit for reference:

Yes I got lucky and got 4 seedlings so keeping 2 and selling 2, would love to see a hybrid of it with white sapote though would be interesting

Still available if anyone’s interested

Lowered to $15 a piece

I have 2 small Pringle's Sapote (Casimiroa Pringlei) seedlings for sale, they’re still small but apparently a pretty rare native fruit, someone described them to me as “pretty much white sapote but way more cold hardy”
Would prefer for now to do local pick up only if anyone’s interested message me
Since they’re pretty rare i’d like to ask $15 a piece or best offer

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Re: Wanted: Szechuan pepper
« on: October 18, 2019, 12:18:58 AM »
I need one of these now lol

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Re: Wanted: Szechuan pepper
« on: October 15, 2019, 05:37:09 PM »
It’s the best sauce in the galaxy morty lol

Also might be interested

Also looking for this!

I have an African Moringa (Moringa stenopetala) for sale
Asking $15 shipping included or if you live close by let me know if you want to pick it up, also might be open to trades

I’ve had it about 3 years or so it’s died to the roots a couple times from cold but has a healthy well established rhizome it always shoots back up from, it’s about a foot and a half tall right now, the leaves are bitter and i’ve read they contain a compound that can cause goiters but also read that in Africa they’re eaten regularly so not completely sure on that
Message me if interested

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Re: davidson's plum wanted
« on: September 28, 2019, 12:27:10 PM »
Also looking for it

Tropical Fruit Discussion / Moringa stenopetala can cause a goiter ?
« on: September 25, 2019, 04:39:52 PM »
I have a Moringa stenopetala but was considering selling it, but i’ve read that this species can cause a goiter ? But apparently it’s used a lot in Africa, just wondering if anyone had anymore information about this
My original interest in this species was to try and hybridize it with Moringa oleifera since stenopetala seems to be more drought and heat tolerant or use the leaves as bio mass since they’re very bitter
Here’s a source saying they cause goiters

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Looking for loquat seedling
« on: September 24, 2019, 08:54:42 PM »
Prefer one from a larger fruiting variety
Also looking for bronze loquat (Eriobotrya deflexa)

Tropical Fruit Discussion / Re: Pringle's Sapote (Casimiroa Pringlei)
« on: September 21, 2019, 09:10:23 PM »
Thanks for the info that’s good to know, the person I got the seeds from harvested them from a wild tree they found in Texas

Tropical Fruit Discussion / Pringle's Sapote (Casimiroa Pringlei)
« on: September 19, 2019, 09:19:01 PM »
Pringle's Sapote (Casimiroa Pringlei) seeds have a pretty good germination rate, planted 4 seeds and 4 sprouted, there’s some weeds sprouting up I need to get too 😅
But wanted to see who else is growing these and would love any tips for them

Any seedlings for sale ?

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Looking for Asimina obovata
« on: September 11, 2019, 08:17:54 PM »
Looking for Asimina obovata if anyone has one

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Looking for Asimina Parviflora
« on: September 10, 2019, 08:52:02 PM »
Looking for Asimina Parviflora if anyone has a plant for sale

Tropical Fruit Buy, Sell & Trade / Looking for Lophophora diffusa
« on: September 09, 2019, 10:06:47 PM »
Looking for Lophophora diffusa if anyone has one

Would love one too!

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