Indian Gooseberry, Amla, Aonla, Emblic, Amloki, Nelli, Dhatri
Phyllanthus emblica

Family: Phyllanthaceae
Genus: Phyllanthus (fil-LAN-thus) (Info)
Species: emblica
Synonym:Emblica officinalis

Category:

Trees

Height:

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Chartreuse (Yellow-Green)

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

This plant is resistant to deer

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Grenoble,

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Oct 9, 2010, foreseen from Hamtramck, MI wrote:

My experience with the fruit of this plant has been positive, but I have never seen the actual plant. Water tastes sweet after eating the fruit, I found it amusing as a child. I probably would still enjoy the fruit if I could find it here.