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Loquats are small, evergreen trees with beautiful coarsly-textured, broad leaves of deepest jade green. Warm winters bring an abundant crop of delicious pale yellow fruit with an apricot flavor. Our loquat trees are all cutting grown or grafted to ensure fruiting in two years. Plant in part to full sun with well-drained soil. What's not to love? They are evergreen, salt tolerant and drought tolerant, plus a great fruit!.
for the 2012 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map to find out your areas hardiness zone.
Loquat Varieties (Eriobotrya japonica)
CHRISTMAS This variety ripens very early in the
season, escaping most of the hard January and February freezes.
Fruit is huge, up to 1 1/2 inches in diameter. Bright yellow with
a tangy apricot flavor. Zones 8B-10. Grow in containers
in northern climates. $39.99 3 gal (3ft). Available in November.
SEEDLING Leathery broad-leaved trees lend a tropical
feel to the garden. Fragrant white flowers. Tangy sweet
apricot- flavored fruit. Zones 8B-10. $26.99 3 gal (4-5ft).
Are we out of what you are looking for? Email us at Justfruits@hotmail.com and we'll put you on the "Call When Available" list. We will call you!
Please come to see us if you can (Wednesday to Sunday, 9:05-5:08). We are located 19 miles south of Tallahassee, just off US Highway 98, 1 mile east of the intersection with US Highway 319 (South of Crawfordville center and actually in the village of Medart). If you need further directions, feel free to call us at 1-850-926-5644 or enter 30 Saint Frances St. Crawfordville FL 32327 (or Just Fruits Nursery) into Google Maps ( CLICK HERE).