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Questions About Custard Apple Trees

Asked by
Anonymous on
September 23, 2015

Q. custard apple tree

I grew a Custard apple tree from seed. It flowers but the tiny, tiny fruit dries up and drops off. Can you please tell me why?

Answered by
Downtoearthdigs on
September 24, 2015
A.

Poor pollination, especially if humidity is low. If the flower is not pollinated, it dies and does not make fruit or the tiny fruit does not develop and thus falls off. You can try hand pollinating to see if this helps. Collect opened flowers and store in a paper bag overnight. They will shed their pollen which can then be brushed onto newly opened flowers using a small artist's brush.

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Asked by
Anonymous on
August 28, 2019

Q. Custard apple tree care

I have a custard apple tree in my home in Chennai… It’s almost 6 feet long.. It produces fruits but fruits are low sized and very few fruits are produced… Pls tell me a remedy to get more fruits and bigger sized fruits…

Answered by
GKH_Susan on
August 29, 2019
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A.

This article tells you how to care for your custard apple tree:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/annona/cherimoya-tree-info-and-care.htm

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