Medium/large fruit, from 3-4" around mainly used in beverages. Seeds can be roasted and used as a flavoring much like its more illustrious relative, the cacao tree.
Seeds are not available for the Mocambo. Please visit our seed store to view current selections.
A small/medium tree to 30-40ft. Usually grown as an understory plant in rainforests of Central and South America.
Unknown, probably not frost hardy.
Grow in part-shade to full shade. Needs a humid, tropical environment and regular water. Grow in well-drained soil.
Pulp is used in beverages and desserts.
Native to Central and South America. Very uncommon outside of its native range.
|Ansiodontea x hypomandarum
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