Chilean Acorn (Cryptocarya alba)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 12
Plant Height: 25 to 40 feet
Plant Spread: 20 to 25 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fragrant
Broadleaf
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Bog gardening
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Humidity tolerant

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Location: Quebrada El Tigre, Zapallar, ChileNew growth on Peumo tree.
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Location: Quebrada El Tigre, Zapallar, ChileNew growth on Peumo tree.
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