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Tropical Fruit => Tropical Fruit Discussion => Topic started by: PitangatubaMoray on May 28, 2020, 01:27:30 PM

Title: (Tropical) fruit trees/bushes that are good with containers
Post by: PitangatubaMoray on May 28, 2020, 01:27:30 PM
I am considering some species to grow in containers, Are these any good in containers? any others I should consider?

Starfruit(Bell)
Blackberry jam fruit
Lemon drop mangosteen

any others?(preferably ones that fruit in 4 years or less)
Title: Re: (Tropical) fruit trees/bushes that are good with containers
Post by: Jaboticaba45 on May 28, 2020, 01:36:33 PM
I have a starfruit in container and it is doing well. Jaboticabas do good but it takes more than 4 years to fruit. I have a lemon drop just potted up to a 7 gallon.  I have also had success growing sugar apple and citrus in containers as well, in fact most of my trees are in containers.
Title: Re: (Tropical) fruit trees/bushes that are good with containers
Post by: Viking Guy on May 29, 2020, 08:29:18 AM
Yes, these will all grow and fruit in containers. 
Title: Re: (Tropical) fruit trees/bushes that are good with containers
Post by: miked on May 29, 2020, 09:41:48 AM
Lots of eugenias do well in containers and most can fruit in. 2-5 years
Title: Re: (Tropical) fruit trees/bushes that are good with containers
Post by: SeaWalnut on May 29, 2020, 10:51:20 AM
Strawberry guava fruits heavy in container.