Calling all "judges" for the annual DG County Fair! Vote for your favorites here!

Yellow Mangosteen, Garcinia xanthochymus

noonamah, Australia

It's the first time I've noticed fruit on my largest Yellow Mangosteen tree, Garcinia xanthochymus. The tree was there when I bought the place so I estimate it's age as being at least 12 years, if not more. I have a smaller one I bought labeled as the Purple Mangosteen, Garcinia mangostana, but soon after realised it was also the yellow one. I still want the purple one, but they are expensive, and then difficult to grow - good rich soil and constant high humidity. Anyhow, it's good to see fruit on this one. Now that it's had the first crop, future ones should get a lot heavier.

Thumbnail by tropicbreeze Thumbnail by tropicbreeze Thumbnail by tropicbreeze

Post a Reply to this Thread

You cannot post until you , sign up and subscribe. to post.