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Annona cherimola

Classification

Order: Magnoliales
   Family: Annonaceae
            Genus: Annona
                        Specie: Annona cherimola

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)

Cultivation: Moist, well-drained, humus-rich soil in a sunny position

Features: Fragrant yellow flowers; conical fruit

Uses: Fruit production Tropical gardens

Zones: 10-11

Description: The cherimoya is native to Peru and Ecuador but is widely cultivated, and has become naturalized in many warm areas. It is an evergreen tree around 20?ft (6?m) tall with 6?in (15?cm) deep green, oval to lance-shaped leaves with velvety undersides. Its flo

Growth Habit: Erect, low-branched, spreading habit

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