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Uvaia Fruit Live Plant (Eugenia pyriformis)

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  • Name: Uvaia (Eugenia Pyriformis)
  • Common Name: Uvaia
  • Botanical Name: Eugenia Pyriformis

General Information:

  • Native: Uvaia, scientifically Eugenia Pyriformis, is a lovely evergreen shrub or tree native to southern South America, including Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and southern, central, and eastern Brazil.
  • Garden and Orchard Gem: Valued in Brazil for both its fruit and as an attractive tree in gardens and orchards.
  • Sweet, Bland Bliss: The edible fruit offers a delightful experience with its sweet yet mild flavor.
  • Its lovely scent enhances the sensory journey.
  • Durable Wood: The wood is sturdy, weighty, and exceptionally durable, used locally for poles, fence posts, charcoal, and fuel.

Health Benefits:

  • Uvaia is rich in fibers, micronutrients, vitamins, and phytochemicals.
  • Associated with potential health benefits, including reducing cancer, inflammation, cataracts, macular degeneration, and cardiovascular and nervous system diseases.

Cultivation Information:

  • Bloom Time/Fruiting: 2 to 3 Years
  • Maintenance: Moderate

Summary: Uvaia stands as a Southern gem, blending aesthetic beauty, culinary delights, and durable resources in the landscapes of southern South America.