This is a general guide to the 12 trees and does not take into account some of the variables faced in planting an orchard.
Prices are subject to change as the project and demand develops.
Propagation grafting soft wood cuttings hard wood cutting seed top worked air layer ground layer
Loquat xx x
Mysore berry xx ( tip cutting) x xx
Poha xx
Pomegranet x xx xx
Cherimoya xx x ok
Tree tomato / tamarillo
Rangpur lime xx xx x
Tropical Apricot x xx xx
Strawberry Guava x xx x
Surinam Cherry x x
Kumquat xx
Fig xx (2 or 3 year old) x x x
Culture spacing NPK x per year fruits on new growth
Loquat 208 trees per acre 6.6.6 x 3
Mysore berry 2.5-4' x 6-8' 9.10.5 x 4
Poha 2-3' x 4-6'
Pomegranet 12' - 18' x
Cherimoya 10' x 30' 6.10.8
Tree tomato / tamarillo 32" x 6.5' 5.6.6
Rangpur lime 25' x 25' N
Tropical Apricot 20' x 20' x4
Strawberry Guava 10' x 10' x
Surinam Cherry 5' x 5' 6.6.6 x4
Kumquat 2.5-4' x 6.8' 9.10.5 x 4
Fig 260 per acre 10.20.20 x 2 x
Yield fruit per mature tree ken's average
Loquat 100 to 300 fruit 350 on older tree 175 new tree
Mysore berry 3000 fruit 13 pounds
Poha 300 fruit
Pomegranet
Cherimoya 25 to 80 fruit old UH trees over 100
Tree tomato / tamarillo 44 to 66 lbs
Rangpur lime
Tropical Apricot
Strawberry Guava 30 tons per 5 acre
Surinam Cherry 6 to 24 lbs
Kumquat
Fig 180-360 Ken's average - 268 over 5 years
Working prices retail free of defects
Loquat $4.50 per lb.
Mysore berry $7.00 per lb.
Poha $7.00 per lb. husked
Pomegranet $3.50 per lb.
Cherimoya $2.00 per lb.
Tree tomato / tamarillo $5.00 per lb.
Rangpur lime $.50 per lb.
Tropical Apricot $2.00 per lb.
Grumichama $5.00 per lb.
Surinam Cherry $2.00 per lb.
Kumquat $4.50 per lb.
Fig $1.00 each
Second Choice fruit
also receiving a high vote from chefs.
Dragon fruit Mangosteen Guava (white or dessert type)
Feijoa Ohelo Jaboticaba
Green sapote Persimmon Jackfruit
Thimble berry Lilikoi (passionfruit)