Maya Nut Live Plant (Brosimum alicastrum)
Brosimum alicastrum, commonly known as the breadnut or ramon, is a tree species in the family Moraceae of flowering plants, whose other genera include figs and mulberries. It fruits every year and produces up to 50-75 kg edible fruits that are eaten raw by humans or by livestock. The fruit pericarp and chesnut-like seeds are eaten by humans. The seeds can be eaten raw, boiled, or roasted. They taste somewhat like potatoes.
Common Name: Breadnut, Ramon, Maya Nut
Botanical Name: Brosimum alicastrum
Bloom Time/Fruiting: 4-5 Years
Maintenance Required: Moderate