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Questions About Rambutan

Asked by
Anonymous on
November 21, 2014

Q. planting from cuttings

Is it possible planting local fruits: for example, ‘rambutan’ (rambusteen), from cutting part of the tree? Thank you.

Answered by
Nikki on
November 21, 2014
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Actually, propagating this fruit from cuttings is quite difficult and it's normally grown via seed. If you can get your hands on some seeds from this fruit, then that would be the most ideal way of growing it - still, you would need to provide optimal growing conditions as well. Here is more information: https://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/rambutan.html

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Asked by
rajaram.laxmi on
May 24, 2017
kerala,india

Q. whether rambutan fruit gets ripened in the tree itself or to be plucked and ripened

Whether rambutan gets ripened on the tree itself or to be plucked and ripened like mangoes

Answered by
Downtoearthdigs on
May 25, 2017
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Asked by
baileymr.mb on
October 20, 2018
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Q. Rambutan tree

Will a rambutan tree grow in zone 8b? Can it resist some freezing and frost? Thank you
Matt

Answered by
MichiganDot on
October 20, 2018
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Rambutan is a tropical plant. It will not tolerate temps below 50 F. Here is an article with more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/rambutan/rambutan-growing-tips.htm

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