Cherry of the Rio Grande

Fruit Information for Cherry of the Rio Grande

CHERRY OF THE RIO GRANDE

Plant Leaf Bloom Young Fruit Mature Fruit
Cherry of the Rio Grande Plant Cherry of the Rio Grande Leaf Cherry of the Rio Grande Bloom Young Cherry of the Rio Grande Fruit Mature Cherry of the Rio Grande Fruit
Common Name: Cherry of the Rio Grande Scientific Name: Eugenia aggregata
Other Names: ????
PH Range: Acidic, 5.5 to 6.5 Salt Tolerance: Fair
Cold Tolerance: Cold Hardy, Killed at 20 F Soil Type: Any type within PH range.
Size: up to 20 ft. high Varieties: Most are grown from seed
Comments: The mature cherry of the rio grande is black. It is not ripe at it's dark red color state. This tree should be well fed and kept well watered. It can take up to 20 years to bear from seed. Propogation by air-layer is difficult.


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