PLANT CARE ( Manilkara Zapota | Chikoo | Sapodilla | Sapota | Naseberry )
|The optimum temperature is between 11°C and 34°C.
|For the Chikoo tree’s best growth and fruit production, choose a site that gets plenty of bright sunlight.
|The minimum humidity of the area should be more than 70%.
|Once the tree gets established and is 4-5 years old, it will not need frequent watering.
To grow a Manilkara Zapota | Chikoo | Sapodilla | Sapota | Naseberry tree, most propagation is done by seed, which will be viable for years although some commercial growers use grafting and other practices. Once germinated, use some patience as it takes five to eight years to grow a tree of bearing age. As mentioned, the fruit tree is tolerant of most conditions but prefers a sunny, warm, and frost-free location in most any type of soil with good drainage. Additional care for Manilkara Zapota | Chikoo | Sapodilla | Sapota | Naseberry trees advises fertilizing the young trees with -8% nitrogen, 2-4% phosphoric acid, and 6-8% potash every two or three months with ¼ pound (113 g.) and increasing gradually to 1 pound (453 g.). After the first year, two or three application a year is plenty.
An example picture gives a trustworthy image of the plant with good care. The plant in the example picture is not the plant that will be delivered. This is an example, so variations are possible. Eventually, the delivered plant may differ in for example size, the number of flowers & branches, The Plant Will be in a Plastic Pot Not The One Showed in The Picture.