trade
search plant database and seed store
Plant Informational Database

Wampee

Clausena lansium

Small, 1" around, grape-like fruit with brown/yellow skin and white pulp having a good acidic sweet flavor.

Seed Availability

Seeds are not available for the Wampee. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. Seeds were last available in December 2015.

Description

Small tree, rarely above 20ft.

Hardiness

The tree is subtropical or tropical and can usually survive brief temperature drops as low as 22-24F.

Growing Environment

Grow in full sun. Trees enjoy year-round water.

Propagation

Usually by seed. Seedling trees bear within 5-8 years. Wampee's can be grafted onto some citrus rootstock, but long term survivability is questionable.

Uses

Flesh is eaten fresh or used to make desserts. Fruit are particularly popular in parts of China.

Native Range

Native to Southern China and parts of Vietnam.

Related Species

Rutaceae  
Aegle marmelos
Bael Fruit
Balsamocitrus dawei
Uganda Powder Flask
Casimiroa edulis
White Sapote
Casimiroa tetrameria
Wooly Leaved Sapote
Citrus articulata
West African Cherry Orange
Citrus aurantifolia
Key Lime
Citrus aurantium ssp bergamia
Bergamot
Citrus australis
Australian Round Lime
Citrus garrowayi
Mount White Lime
Citrus hystrix
Kaffir Lime
Citrus inodora
Russel River Lime
Citrus junos
Yuzu
Citrus limon 'Ponderosa'
Ponderosa Lemon
Citrus maxima
Pummelo
Citrus medica var. Etrog
Etrog Citron
Citrus mitis
Calamondin
Citrus paradisi x Citrus reticulata
Ugli Fruit
Citrus sinensis
Moro Blood Orange
Citrus sudachi
Sudachi
Citrus x Meyeri
Meyer Lemon
Clausena excavata
Pink Wampee
Clausena lansium
Wampee
Cneoridium dumosum
Coast Spice Bush
Feronia limonia
Wood Apple
Glycosmis pentaphylla
Orangeberry
Melicope ternata
Wharangi
Microcitrus australasica
Australian Finger Lime
Murraya koenegii
Curry Leaf
Murraya paniculata
Orange Jessamine
Poncirus trifoliata
Trifoliate Orange
Triphasia trifolia
Limeberry