Small yellow fruit about an inch or two around. The pulp is translucent to white in color, with supposedly a madruno-like flavor.
Seeds are not available for the Lemon Mangosteen. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. Seeds were last available in March 2014.
A short tree, usually to 10-15ft. It is a fairly fast-grower for a Garcinia and can fruit within 2-3 years from seed.
Unknown. Probably not frost hardy.
Grow in part-shade to full sun. Water regularly. Needs a high humidity environment to flourish. Should do well in containers.
By seeds. Seeds should not be allowed to dry out.
Fruits are eaten fresh. The aromatic, sour pulp is used to flavor beverages, jams and jellies.
Native to Central America (Belize, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama).