the Lemondrop Mangosteen
The Lemondrop Mangosteen, latin name Garcinia Intermedia, is a small yellow round shaped fruit. The fruit is related to the Garcinia Mangostana, but is smaller and has a yellow colour. The fruit has a diameter of around 2 centimeters. We offer both the seeds and the fruits!
The Lemon drop mangosteen taste can be described as acidy-sweet. The taste is fresh sweet with a little acid. The texture of the flesh is chewy and thick. The garcinia intermedia can be eaten out of hand or used in fruit salads and smoothies. Lemon drop mangosteen trees give fruit after 2 years and can reach a height of 10 meters.
To make sure that your order will arrive in the best condition we advise you to place an ‘express shipping’ order.
Growing seeds yourself
Garcinia intermedia seeds can be grown with ease in warmer climates. It thrives in areas where it is between 22 to 30 degrees celsius. If you are interested in growing garcinia seeds and how to plant lemon drop mangosgteen here is what you should know before you start:
- The seeds love high humidity and hydration, so make sure you water regularly!
- Garcinia seeds thrive in full lit areas. Make sure you place your containers in an area where the seeds get the most sun exposure
- Propagation from seeds takes between 2-3 years
Lemon drop Mangosteen health benefits
The fruit is a great addition to your fruit eating routine because it has many healthy components! The yellow fruit is rich in antioxidants, minerals and vitamins that can boost your immune system. Next to that, the high levels of Vitamins B and C aid in overall body health.
The shelf life of the Lemondrops
The shelf life of the fruits are remarkably short. Of course we only want to sell the best quality to you, and to guarantee this we recommend to choose for express shipping. Most parcels arrive within a week via express shipping.
Interested in buying Garcinia intermedia seeds?
We have garcinia seeds for sale and fruits! If you are interested in buying seeds, the Minimum Order Quantity is 5 seeds. If you are interested in buying fruits, the Minimum Order Quantity is 3. If you have any questions regarding your order or anything else please do not hesitate to contact us. We are able to ship globally!
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New: Sprouted Lemon drop seeds
We have carefully grown some of our seeds for you so that you have a nice lead of about six months for growing a seedling. The Lemondrop is easy to grow in a 20 liter container. In this, the tree will not grow too big, but rather a full shrub.
Per Seed: $0,50
Per Whole Fruit: $2,50
Per Sprouted Seed: $1,50