BRAZILIAN CUSTARD APPLE

COMMON NAME
Brazilian Custard Apple
Rollinia Tree
BOTANICAL NAME
Rollinia deliciosa
HEIGHT 10′ – 40′
WIDTH 15′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 32° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Low
SALT TOLERANCE Low
FLOWER Yellowish-green,
three petaled
MONTH OF COLOR Summer
FRUIT Large and round.
Covered in soft spines.
Green unripe;
Yellow fully ripe
COMMENTS This rare, fast
growing tree is native to the
Brazilian-Peruvian Amazon. The
fruit has a similar taste to a
Sour Sop/Sugar Apple mix.
Some describe the flavor as
‘creamy lemon sherbert’.
PRICE 15 gallon $75