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    Babaco Plant


    (Carica pentagona) - Certified Organic Plants - Grown at Greenpatch Organic Seeds

    Babaco is a relative of the pawpaw family, tolerant of cooler conditions. Perennial to 2 metres. On a single trunk many large fruit to 30cm long are produced within 2 years of planting. Fruit ripens from green to yellow, slice and eat fresh. Fruit has a juicy & sweet flavour.

    Plant in well drained soil only, tolerates cooler conditions.

    Available all year. Sold in 140mm tube pot.

    Plants are grown from cuttings.