CHERRY – CHERRY OF THE RIO GRANDE

COMMON NAME Cherry Of The Rio Grande
BOTANICAL NAME Eugenia aggregata
HEIGHT 12′
WIDTH 10′
EVERGREEN
COLD TOLERANCE 20° F when mature
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Low
SALT TOLERANCE No
FLOWER 4 or 5 white petals, many white, long stamens
MONTH OF COLOR March to May
FRUIT Dark red to purple, elongated
COMMENTS Fruit is similar to Grumichama, with a cherry-like flavor. Originates from Brazil.
PRICE 3 gallon $35