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Pigeon Plum Tree (Coccoloba diversifolia)
Description: Moderate-growing evergreen tree with a dense, columnar canopy producing small white flowers in the spring. Attractive bark. Native. Fruits ripen in late summer/fall and attract birds.
Size: Medium to large (about 30 feet in height)
Location: Plant at least 20 feet from power lines and 16-22 feet from your house. Full sun with well-drained soil.
Salt tolerance: High
Watering: Water during planting and for one year thereafter. May need to water during fruiting if under drought conditions.
Fertilization: Do not fertilize until 6 months after planting. Call 305-248-3311 ext.228 for fertilizing information specific to your tree.
Pruning: Wait one year to prune. If staked, remove after 6 months.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Wed Aug 13, 2014 8:52:29 AM
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