Mauritius Lychee Plant

$69.95

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Description

A two-year-old tree that is 4 to 5 feet tall.

Chill requirements: 100 hours

ZONE 9-11

Pollination: Self-fruitful

This tropical evergreen tree is from the soapberry family. Slow grower, maturing to 20+ feet. Prefers full sun

The fruit, when ripe, has dark red-brown and rough skin. Under the brittle skin, the flesh is pearly white, sweet and jelly-like, though firm. It is eaten fresh or sun-dried (Litchi Nuts) or canned in syrup. A good source of vitamin C and phosphorous.  To be brought to bloom, lychee needs to be exposed to cold temperatures (32 to 45 degrees Fahrenheit) but not below freezing for at least 100 hours in the winter.

Climate Zones

USDA ZONES 9-11

Shipping Information

Our shipping season continues year round.

We can’t ship Citrus outside of Texas.

Orders shipping to Hawaii or Alaska must add $95 per box, for extra shipping. Call us for instructions at 903-882-3550.

Shipping & handling cost for every 2 trees is $39.50 (some exceptions do apply in an effort to prevent damage, particularly with most citrus trees).