Crowned Jaboticaba Fruit Plant (Plinia Coronata)
Common Names: Crowned Jaboticaba, Restinga Jaboticaba
Botanical Name: Plinia Coronata
General Information: Very beautiful, rare, and dark-colored jaboticaba from the Myrtaceae family, Unique flavor profile similar to Sabara jaboticaba with hints of floral bubblegum or root beer when very ripe.
Pronounced crown at the sepal, varying dramatically in size, 60%+ pulp by weight, Bears fruit a few times per year after 2-5 years of fruiting if kept irrigated and fertilized, Takes 6 to 7 years to set fruit from seeds.
Health Benefits: Remedies respiratory anomalies, Potent anti-inflammatory effects, Promotes skin health, Stimulates hair growth, Prevents cancerAugments heart health, Remedies diarrheaGood for the gutFortifies bone health
Bloom Time/Fruiting: 6 to 7 Years
Maintenance Required: Moderate
Summary: Crowned Jaboticaba, also known as Restinga Jaboticaba, is a rare and dark-colored jaboticaba from the Myrtaceae family. It features a unique flavor profile similar to Sabara jaboticaba, with hints of floral bubblegum or root beer when very ripe. The pronounced crown at the sepal adds to its visual appeal. This variety bears fruit a few times per year after 2-5 years of fruiting, provided it is kept irrigated and fertilized. It takes 6 to 7 years to set fruit from seeds. Crowned Jaboticaba is not only aesthetically pleasing but also offers various health benefits through its potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, improving skin health, lung power, digestion, and overall well-being. It is a versatile plant with applications in landscaping, thanks to its profusely branched and attractive appearance.