The Achacha is A cousin of the mangosteen, Achachas are tangy and refreshing with a delicate subtle sweetness, a fine balance between sweetness and acidity. Small to medium sized tree with deep green large leaves. Edible sweet fruit is prized in South America. Its name is Garcinia humilis (Achacha) and has been cultivated for centuries in domestic orchards in the tropical Amazon Basin of Bolivia.

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Garcinia humilis – Wikipedia

Full Sun Water Given in: Marred by an embarrassing combination of blind patriotism, mindless optimism, sheer misinformation, and outright lies, these books omit almost all the ambiguity, passion, conflict, and drama from our past. Indeed this recipe is quite easy. Its name is Garcinia humilis Achacha and has been cultivated for centuries in domestic orchards in the tropical Amazon Basin of Bolivia.

As an eco-friendly forest fruit which has not been through hundreds of generations of selective breeding, each one has its own personality and curves, with perhaps a few small bumps and marks on their skins which add interest to its appearance but do not affect its quality. Read the article Here. For the town in Algeria, see Achacha, Algeria.


Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Have you tried it? But love the sound of the original achachairu cause sounds more like tropical music. In the Ground Qty: The other name, Achachairu humiilis a honey kiss in Guarani language.

Garcinia humilis

The Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry has found that the fruit keeps well for four to six weeks as long as it stays out of the fridge. How much is Freight Costs What size are your pots and plants?

There is usually one significant coffee-coloured seed, but larger fruit may have more gaarcinia one seed. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Trouble is you need two and they grow quite tall for a small backyard garden. Publisher University of the West Indies; Jamaica. No Was this review helpful? You are commenting using your Facebook account.

Fruit is yellow to orange when ripe, round to slightly pear-shaped, generally 2 inches diameter and inches long about the size of a small egg. The name of the plant is achachairu; it is use achacha like a nickname cause its shorter an easy to remember. Here is another interesting exotic fruit from the Garcinias family. Its one of humills favorite fruits.


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Flowers are cream humiliw white, petals 4, hermaphroditic flowersmm long, male flowers mm long; borne in groups of five. White interior flesh separates easily from the pericarp, containing seeds.

We couldn’t find one to garcihia so we’re trying to germinate the single seed I tried to go back for more fruit but there was none left! This page was last edited on 28 Decemberat Anyone with the process or contacts who may?

Its amazing the number of strange and good taste fruits you could find in the yungas. The pulp can be detached uumilis the skin and seed and made into a mixed fruit salad together with other fruit, scrumptious sorbet, jam or a paste that is added to sauces which are frequently served with seafood. Seedlings very slow to grow – 4 months to germinate and very slow growth rate.