Medium sized, very rare, wild durian of Borneo. The fruits are pale yellow to brown in color, flesh is yellow. The flavor is often described as being not as sweet as many of the other durians. Reputedly, the flesh is stinkier than the common durian and can take quite a bit of getting used to.
Seeds are not available for the Kura Kura. Please visit our seed store to view current selections.
No cultivation information is available, although this species occurs wild in the rainforests of Borneo alongside several of its close relatives. A unique feature of this species is that it flowers and bears fruit directly from lower portions of the trunk. Large clusters of the fruit hang from the tree just above ground level.
Native to Borneo.
Floss Silk Tree
Red Fleshed Durian
South American Sapote
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