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Velvet Apple Fruit Plant (Diospyros Blancoi)

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  • Name: Velvet Apple (Diospyros Blancoi)
  • Common Names: Velvet Apple, Velvet Persimmon, Kamagong, or Mabolo Tree
  • Botanical Name: Diospyros Blancoi

General Information:

  • Native to Malaysia and the Philippines.
  • Belongs to the Diospyros genus, which includes Ebony trees and persimmons.
  • Produces edible fruit with velvety, reddish-brown fur.
  • Commonly known as Velvet Persimmon, Kamagong, or Mabolo Tree.
  • Ripe Velvet Apples have soft, creamy, pink flesh with a mealy texture.
  • A distinct cheese-like aroma adds to the fruit's allure.

Health Benefits:

  • Promotes digestive health, preventing constipation and bloating.
  • High Vitamin C content enhances immunity and provides various health benefits.
  • Cancer prevention properties contribute to long-term health.
  • Antioxidant-rich nature safeguards cells from oxidative stress.

Cultivation Details:

  • Thrives in tropical to subtropical climates.
  • Ideal temperature range: 15°C to 40°C.
  • Bloom Time/Fruiting: 3 to 4 Years
  • Maintenance: Moderate


  • Velvet Apple combines exotic flavor, aroma, and health benefits, enriching culinary experiences and tropical landscapes with its tropical splendor.