Sapodilla's don't like wet feet! the fruit is super sweet and the texture is that of an ultra fine pear. In Indonesia, sapodillas are classed in two main groups: 1) Sawo maneela, normal-size trees having narrow, pointed leaves; and 2) Sawo apel, low, shrublike trees, with oblong leaves broadest above the middle. An additional fee applies to Alaska, Hawaii, and US Territories. It had a nice mamey and brown sugar flavor with a bit of a sweet flan after taste. Flowers are small and bell-like, borne on slender stalks at the leaf bases. Sapodillas trees range in size from 6' tall to as much as 100' in the tropics! THE FRUIT IS SUPER SWEET AND THE TEXTURE IS THAT OF AN ULTRA FINE PEAR. Cart 0. Sapodilla also called chiku or Naseberry, Nispero, Sapote have an exquisite flavor that tastes like a pear that has been soaked in brown sugar. Pineapple, Palm, Papaya, Coffee, Banana, Passion Fruit. THE TREES ARE REGULAR HEAVY PRODUCERS OF MEDIUM SIZED FRUIT TYPICALLY WEIGHING ABOUT NINE OUNCES. Now we have incredible cultivars that are oval- or football-shaped, that have the texture of a fine pear, and the tree size can be tailored to an individual’s particular needs. All I can say was "oh my God". Menu. The first of these was 'Russell' from Islamorada in the Florida Keys, named and propagated by R.H. Fitzpatrick. Order processing time before shipment averages from 1-14 days. I've brought them dozens of fruit of all the different varieties readily available in S Fl including: alano, ox, hasya, morena, silas wood, tikal, molix, and excalibur, and the two they liked the best were the hasya and the alano. We'll also send you delivery confirmation as soon as your order has been dropped off! Soil & Moisture: Tolerant of moist soils from sandy to clay. Due to USDA restrictions, here's the list of a plants that we don't ship. The trees do not exceed 26 ft (8 m) in height and bear small, oblate fruits in dense clusters. You can view and track your orders progress online any time via your Order Status Page! If it's under 32 degrees in your area, we definitely recommend ordering a Heat Pack! It is nearly round, up to 4 in (10 cm) in diameter and length, brown-scurfy with gray patches, and luscious, reddish flesh. Alano Sapodilla $128 75 $128.75 5 Gallon ( 2 - 3 ft. ) - $128.75 USD 7 Gallon ( 3 - 4 ft. ) - $148.75 USD 15 Gallon ( 4 - 5 ft. ) - $238.75 USD 20 Gallon ( 5 - 6 ft. ) - $498.75 USD 25 Gallon ( 6 - 7 ft.) - $598.75 USD Quantity Plant Sizing Guide Sapoilla's are related to Mamey Sapote, Star Apple, and Canistel. Cart 0. Shipping & Handing CostShipping cost is calculated at checkout based on your order weight and your distance from the nursery. The fruit holds onto the tree for several months and typically ripens from November to June. Please email care@sowexotic.com to request a custom hold. Search. IN ADDITION TO THE FRUIT'S SUPERIOR QUALITY, THE TREE TENDS TO BE LESS BRITTLE AND HAVE A MUCH SMALLER HABIT THAN OTHER CULTIVARS. We're Hiring a Nursery Assistant ‍ Apply Now! Sapodilla Tree Grafted in a 3 Gallon Container. The fruits from this tree are 2-3 inches in diameter and have a fine texture and sweet taste. Mature Size: On average, trees will grow 30-50 ft. but can reach up to 100 ft. in their wild native habitat. Phone (305) 233-5501 In addition to the fruit's superior quality, the tree tends to be less brittle and have a much smaller habit than other cultivars. Search. Thanks ***** Free shipping to 48 States ONLY. As soon as you place your order, you will receive order confirmation and a link to your Order Status Page. I'm hooked now. Fruit is super sweet and the texture is that of an ultra fine pear. Sapodilla Varieties In Florida, seedling selections of high quality have been named and vegetatively reproduced. Phone (305) 233-5501 the trees are regular heavy producers of medium sized fruit typically weighing about nine ounces. Manilkara Zapota. Order processing time before shipment averages from 1-14 days. Silas Woods is a dwarf variety that can be maintained to 4-5 feet in height. We sell Heat Packs! You can order now and request a custom weather hold until your preferred arrival date. alano sapodilla 'alano' is an oval-shaped fruit native to thailand, and it is arguably the finest sapodilla in the world. Shipping is combined for multiple orders with plants, so the more you grow, the more you save! The trees are regular heavy producers of medium-sized fruit typically weighing about nine ounces. Sapodilla ‘Alano’ (Manilkara zapota hybrid) Considered by many to be the finest Sapodilla in the world, ‘Alano’ has medium-sized, oval fruits that are sweet and delicious with the texture of a fine pear. Office Hours Regardless of soil type, fostering good drainage is for your Sapodilla tree is essential. All of our plants ship ready-to-grow in plantable pots (with the exception of citrus) and range in size. Mon.-Fri. 8:00am-4:30pm EST. translation missing: en.cart.general.close. See the size guide on each plant page to learn more about what to expect upon arrival. THE FRUIT RIPENS FROM NOVEMBER TO JUNE. The fruit ripens from November to June. Sapodilla ‘Alano’ (Manilkara zapota hybrid) Considered by many to be the finest Sapodilla in the world, ‘Alano’ has medium-sized, oval fruits that are sweet and delicious with the texture of a fine pear. Sapodilla's are known by many names around the world including Mispel, Zapote, Dilly, Chico, Chico sapote, Zapote chico, Zapotillo, Chicle, Sapodilla plum, and Naseberry, among countless others. Sapoilla's are related to Mamey Sapote , Star Apple , and Canistel . Tracking Your OrderAs soon as you place your order, you will receive order confirmation and a link to your Order Status Page. Sat. We ship to Puerto Rico! Waiting for the perfect time to plant? Regardless of soil type, fostering good drainage is for your Sapodilla tree is essential. In Mexico, there are two peak seasons: February - April and October - December. All Rights Reserved. I don't like the taste of sapodilla myself, but my mom and in-laws love them. Harvest Season: May - November in Florida, with the peak of the crop in June and July. The Alana Sapodilla is an oval-shaped fruit native to Thailand and is arguably the finest Sapodilla variety in the world. It is cold-resistant and ideal for containers. You can order now and request a custom weather hold until your preferred arrival date. Our rare plants tend to sell out fast. Visit our Heat Packs page to learn more and purchase your heat pack. 9:00am-3:00pm EST. Recent selections of improved varieties have a very fine texture and incredibly large fruit size. Live plant orders are processed at the beginning of each week and ship on Monday-Thursday via 1-3 Day USPS Priority Mail. Commitment to Packaging and Shipping Sustainability. We use plant-based, plastic-free, reusable, recyclable, biodegradable, AND compostable packaging materials. Almost all of our plants ship (bare root, of course) to Hawaii & Puerto Rico. I tasted a very ripe alano sapodilla today and it's the first time in my life that I ate a sapodilla.