SHIPPING & HANDLING RATES AND INFO. If you have questions about your order, please contact us via email. Orders placed from the western regions in the US can have an extended delivery time up to 9 days, we strongly recommend orders be placed in early spring or late fall to avoid hot summer temps. Orders placed from the western regions in the US can have an extended delivery time up to 9 days, we strongly recommend orders be placed in early spring or late fall to avoid hot summer temps. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. Super Sweet variety, very large fruit, sweet and flavorful. Fruits for 100 Years! Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. All White Sapote Trees for sale will vary in size. Large baseball sized round fruit become yellowish-golden color when ripe and have a delicious tart – sweet flavor. click here. In the spring, trees are often smaller than trees shipped in the fall. During the winter months when we are no longer shipping plants, our growers spend their time researching new species and new growing techniques to provide you with the most unique and superior species of plants available anywhere. Western shipments are not guaranteed in the months of July-August. Local UPS Ground Shipping to: Florida and Georgia. The mature mamey tree can bear between 200 and 500 HUGE berries per year. Hawaiian Beehive Ginger Plant (zingiber spectabile), Lg. WILL ALL OF MY PACKAGES BE SHIPPED BY UPS? Lots of fruit in 2016, none ripened or got soft on the tree. White sapote trees should be protected with shade cloth for the first two summers after planting. Second, If you only receive a partial shipment don't worry. Yellow/Canistel. Plants designated with a sku ending in -4, -6 or -8 will arrive in a standard 4 inch, 6 inch or 8 inch round growers pot respectively. No. At the current time we only ship to the lower 48 states. In tropical conditions it can produce fruits almost year around. Their red flesh has the texture of an avocado, while the flavor is similar to a sweet potato mixed with a dash of almond. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope that in the majority of cases our faster processing times work to your advantage. The color and style of these pots may vary. You’ll have plenty of mameys to share. UPS ® has proven themselves in the industry and have become the carrier of choice for our family of growers. The leaves, mostly evergreen are alternate, palmately compound, with 3 to 7 lanceolate leaflets, smooth or hairy on the underside. Flesh is white to yellowish-white, creamy with a sweet flavor. To help establish your new White Sapote Tree, fertilize sparingly ten inches away from the base, tri-annually with a slow time released product. Take care when picking the fruit as they bruise easily and any bruised skin will blacken and the tasty flesh below turns bitter. The white sapote is a superb but delicate fruit that tastes like a rncreamy sugar cube. Producing fruit the whole time! Seedling trees produce in 6-8 years. Handling and Storage: Allow fruit to ripen at room temperature. We process orders very quickly, and once an order begins the fulfillment process we're unable to modify it. HOW LARGE ARE THE POTS THE PLANTS COME IN? Orders placed from the western regions can have an extended delivery time up to 8 days, we strongly recommend orders be placed in early spring or late fall to avoid hot summer temps. Baseball sized round fruit become yellowish-golden when ripe and have a bitter sweet flavor. Evergreen multi fingered leaves sport smooth tops and fuzzy bottoms. WILL MY PLANT SURVIVE IF IT ARRIVES WITH BROWN OR DAMAGED LEAVES? (Note: The item sku number can be found just below the buy button.) At the current time we only ship to the lower 48 states. Immediately unpack your plants very carefully, most damage occurs in the hurried attempt to see the new plants. If your entire shipment does not arrive within 4 weeks from the time you placed your order, please e-mail us with your order number and name so we can trace the missing item(s) and promptly correct the situation. MY ORDER JUST ARRIVED, WHAT DO I NEED TO DO TO THE PLANTS? The Mamey Sapote fruit tree is the gift that keeps on giving. White Sapote Tree in a 3 Gallon Container. Orders canceled after the UPS tracking information has been sent will be charged a 40% restocking fee, this also applies to orders canceled while in transit and orders refused at time of delivery. Additionally we will be opening several new rare specialty sites featuring plants you may have never see before. White Sapote Information; Native Range: Mexico and Central America. Our new landscape plugs come in 3 sizes, 5" deep x 2.5" round, 7" deep x 2" round and 9" deep x 2.5" round and are designated with a -5, -7 or -9 respectively. Your, plant should be fine. See new introductions first, discounts & more. WHAT DO I DO IF MY SHIPMENT ARRIVES CRUSHED OR DAMAGED? They are best eaten fresh and chilled, but are excellent in ice cream and milkshakes as well. Powered by Shopify. White Sapote Trees enjoy a well drained, general potting mix easily found at your local box store. Description: Typical size is 2 1/2 to 5 inches in diameter. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep pots are 8 inches deep and 3x3 inches in diameter and 9 inches deep and 4x4 inches in diameter. Note: shipping delays may occur if we experience a heavier volume of orders. You can see the various pot sizes and actual plants ready to ship. If your shipment arrives and the box is severely crushed or damaged, you can either refuse the shipment or place a "Claim" directly with UPS Ground for loss or damage at UPS.com. We hope you are as excited as we are about getting a fresh start in 2021. Most of the plants offered are very tropical and require temperatures above 40º at all times. They are rnreputed in Mexico to have soporific effect. WHAT IF MY PACKAGE IS LOST OR STOLEN? Plumeria are our most popular patio plant, always fresh and available in a multitude of colors and sizes. If you plant this tree in a brightly lit area you may experience leaf burn. The fruit is too small, has 100% undeveloped seeds inside, took 5 years to flower and 1 more before it held a little fruit (2015). Established as a scientific organization, Fairchild has been committed to botanical research, conservation and public education throughout its history. If your plant arrives a bit shaken and stressed, simply follow your plants "Care & Culture" instructions and it should return to its full beauty and luster with in a few weeks. My guess is something happened to the graft and it is the rootstock. click here. In the spring, trees are often smaller than trees shipped in the fall. No aftertaste. CAN I CANCEL MY ORDER? Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Our new, reusable, recyclable deep plugs are 7 or 9 inches deep and 2 or 2.5 inches in width. For your pets you may want to visit the ASPCA. C. edulis works for C. tetrameria. Unfertilized they will tend to grow at a slower pace. We do not ship the actual plant in the photos. If we are out of a particular size item, we may ship a larger size at no additional charge. PHOTOS ARE FOR EDITORIAL PURPOSES ONLY TO PROVIDE A LIKENESS OF THE PLANTS OFFERED. Science and Conservation at Fairchild Fairchild is a vibrant world of botanical science and discovery, all visible and open to the public. White/Sue Belle. Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, DC, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Jesus - 239-218-2848 & Steve - 239-462-2341 . Western shipments are not guaranteed in the months of July-August. Galangal Asian Cooking Ginger Plant (alpinia galanga), Cuban Cigar Flower Plant (calathea lueta), Zerumbet Darcyi Ginger Plant (zingiber sp), Collinsii Silver Streak Ginger Plant (zingiber sp), Spectabile Hilo Giant Ginger Plant (zingiber sp), Calathea Orbifolia House Plant in 2x2x7″ Pot, Tropical Blue Ginger (dichorisandra thyrsiflora), Lg.