Details We get a number of frosts each winter but generally not lower than -5 Celsius. This poses a challenge for growing certain plants, but with the right techniques, some clever designing and careful placement of sensitive plants it's amazing what's possible.
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Common name Babaco, Mountain Papaya, Champagne Fruit
Botanical name Carica x heilbornii
Details Grown under plastic. Produces large, yellow fruit pentagonal in cross-section. Easily propagated from stem cuttings.
Flowers Small white
Forest layer low-tree
Height (m) 2
Fruit / berries
Shade / Sun Full sun - part shade
Soil type Rich, free draining
Wind tolerance Low (large leaves)
Propagation method Cutting