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Custard Apple-Sitaphal(Annona Squamosa)
Custard apple, known as Sitaphal in Hindi, is the most widely cultivated species of the Annona genus. It is a tropical climate loving tree that can grow up to 20ft tall. While the seeds are toxic to consume, the flesh of the sugar apple is creamy and delicious. It is a delicacy anywhere that these trees can flourish. In India, the crushed leaves are also used for medicinal applications.
It is recommended to plant these seeds 1" deep and use a well draining soil mix. It is important to maintain, warmth, humidity, and moisture during germination.
*We highly recommend cleaning these seeds with gentle soap & water to minimize fungal growth risk during germination. Dilute fungicide spray can also be used to treat the seeds to minimize the risk of fungal growth on your germinating seeds..
**Due to the limited nature of the stock, there are absolutely no replacements for this item. Ensure you are confident in your technique prior to sowing these seeds.