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Bread Fruit

Bread Fruit

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The Bread Fruit originates in Tropical SE Asia but is also widespread across the Pacific Islands as a staple food.

The flesh of this large green fruit is used in the same way as potato. Stores well when dried or frozen. The tree reaches up to 20m, requiring hot tropical areas. Not suitable for subtropical or temperate climates unless grown in a temperature and humidity controlled hot house.

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How To Grow Bread Fruit

Climate
Tropical do not plant outside of tropics

Position
Full sun , Part shade

Height
10m+

Pollination
Self pollinating

Propagated
Root Sucker

Time to Fruit
3 Years+

Watering
Moderate watering with good drainage

Harvest
February, March, April

Frost/Cold Tolerant
Likes Temps above 10

Deciduous
Evergreen

Grow in a Pot
No

Quarantine Restrictions
SA, WA