Yellow Mangosteen(Garcinia xanthochymus) Live Fruit Tree 12″-24″

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The Yellow Mangosteen tree, scientifically known as Garcinia xanthochymus, produces small, round fruits with a vibrant yellow rind and sweet, tangy flesh. It reaches a height of 20 to 40 feet with glossy foliage and an upright, pyramidal shape. Plant in a sunny location with well-drained soil and water regularly. Yellow Mangosteen trees thrive in warm climates and can be grown in containers with proper care. Consider adding a Yellow Mangosteen tree to your garden for its delicious fruits and ornamental value.

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The Yellow Mangosteen tree, scientifically known as Garcinia xanthochymus, is a tropical evergreen tree prized for its delicious and exotic fruits. Native to Southeast Asia, particularly Malaysia and Indonesia, the Yellow Mangosteen produces small, round fruits with a vibrant yellow rind and sweet, tangy flesh.

The fruits of the Yellow Mangosteen are highly esteemed for their unique flavor, which combines sweetness with a hint of tartness, creating a refreshing and delightful taste experience. They are also rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, making them not only delicious but also nutritious.

The Yellow Mangosteen tree typically reaches a height of 20 to 40 feet, with a dense canopy of glossy, dark green foliage. It has an upright, pyramidal shape, making it an attractive addition to tropical gardens and landscapes.

To plant a Yellow Mangosteen tree, select a sunny location with well-drained soil. Dig a hole slightly larger than the root ball and backfill with soil, ensuring the tree is planted at the same depth as it was in the nursery container. Water the tree thoroughly after planting and apply a layer of mulch around the base to retain moisture and suppress weeds.

Yellow Mangosteen trees thrive in warm, humid climates and require regular watering to maintain soil moisture. They prefer full sun but can tolerate partial shade. Pruning may be necessary to maintain shape and remove dead or damaged branches.

An interesting fact about Yellow Mangosteen trees is that they are closely related to the Purple Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana), another tropical fruit tree known for its delicious fruits. However, the Yellow Mangosteen offers a unique twist with its vibrant yellow fruits.

To grow a Yellow Mangosteen tree in a container, choose a large pot with drainage holes and fill it with well-draining potting mix. Place the tree in a sunny location indoors or on a patio and water regularly, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings. Container-grown trees may require more frequent fertilization to support growth and fruit production.

In conclusion, the Yellow Mangosteen tree is a tropical treasure, offering not only delicious fruits but also ornamental beauty to gardens. With its unique flavor and nutritional benefits, the Yellow Mangosteen is a prized addition to any tropical or subtropical landscape.

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