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