Ping Pong Longan Fruit Plant (Dimocarpus longan)
Ping Pong Longan (Dimocarpus longan) -
Common Name: Ping Pong Longan
Botanical Name: Dimocarpus longan
Origin: Tropical Asia and China
Type: Evergreen tree
Fruit Larger in size, about the size of a ping-pong ball. More flavourful than normal longans. Translucent, juicy flesh with a consistency of a grape. Sweet taste, resembling lychee and grape.
Health Benefits: High nutritional and medical value, Rich in natural sugar content. Good source of vitamin C, important for healthy bones, blood vessels, and skin
Bloom Time/Fruiting: 2 to 3 Years
Maintenance Required: Moderate
Ping Pong Longan (Dimocarpus longan) stands out among tropical fruits with its larger size, delightful taste, and nutritional richness. Resembling a treasure among fruits, it offers a juicy and sweet experience, making it a valued member of the soapberry family. With health benefits attributed to its vitamin C content, this variety of longan holds a special place in the world of tropical and subtropical fruits.