Wax Jumbu is flushing

bananafanAugust 15, 2013

I purchased this plant a few weeks back and started tipping it and now it's sending out lots of new growth. Of course I'm hopeful for it to fruit also ..., but I don't know if it has passed its prime season for fruiting and also if it's old enough to do so. Anyway, it was good to see it flushing.

Here are a few pictures of it.

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bananafan

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    Bookmark   August 16, 2013 at 12:00AM
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OCchris

Hey Bananafan~ I have a black pearl I planted last year and I notice mine was flushing like mad as we speak. Good luck with your tree!

    Bookmark   August 19, 2013 at 2:26AM
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kaisersoze(10a - San Diego)

I planted a black pearl in my backyard in April and it has really flushed outwards, not so much upwards. Any advice on pruning?

Apr 2013:

Sept 2013:

    Bookmark   September 22, 2013 at 7:13PM
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OCchris

Hey kaisersoze!
Nice growth on your tree. I believe they do not need much pruning except to shape the tree or if it is interfering with something next to it. I would prune the "suckers" off the lower part of your tree so the trees energy goes up to where you want it when it comes to fruiting. Good luck.
Chris

    Bookmark   September 24, 2013 at 2:21AM
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