Star Fruit ‘Arkin’ Live Plant (Averrhoa carambola hybrid)
A wonderful carambola that produces an abundance of medium-sized yellow fruit that turn orange when ripe. Star Fruit ‘Arkin’ starts producing at 3-4’ tall when grown in full sun and warm temperatures, between 70-80°F. It has the typical star fruit shape when sliced open, and the delicious fruit is crisp, juicy and without fiber. Mature trees will produce two or three times a year, and Star Fruit ‘Arkin’ is one of the sweetest carambolas in cultivation. It can be maintained at a desirable height by pruning.
Common Name: Star Fruit, Star Fruit ‘Arkin
Bloom Time/Fruiting: 1 to 2 Years
Maintenance Required: Moderate