Small-leaved Tamarind (Diploglottis campbellii) – Bush Tucker
$14.99 – $24.99
Diploglottis campbellii ‘Small Leaf Tamarind’
Regular – 140mm pot
Semi advanced – 175mm pot
Small to medium, dense evergreen tree that produces large orange fruits with a delicious tangy pulp. Small cream-brown flowers are produced from November to January, followed by yellow-brown capsules in February and April. These split open when ripe, revealing the bright red fruit flesh.
Can be used to make jams, jellies, sauces, fruit chutneys, spreads and coulis. Also great with cheese and cold meats.
Can reach a height of 6-8m but may stay slightly smaller in Perth and can be pruned. Appreciates summer watering. Full sun to part shade.