FAMILY : Rubiaceae
ORIGIN : Southeast Asia
SIZE : 10' - 20'
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS : full sun to partial sun
WATER REQUIREMENTS : average
MIN. TEMP. : low 30's
FLOWER : year round, white
It has been claimed that the juice from the fruit treats high cholesterol, depression, diabetes, and cancer. The juice does contain valuable antioxidants and minerals. Unfortunately, the fruit has a pungent smell. You can make a smoothie with frozen pieces of other tasty fruits. You can also make tea with the leaves. Please talk to your doctor before eating the fruit, always a good idea!
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 06 October, 2008.