Pick fruit when they are yellow and juicy.
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Thorny shrub to tree that grows quickly into a thick hedge making it popular as security fence. The edible yellow fruit is tricky to pick, but flavourful and remind of little apples. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Western Cape.
How to propagate Kei-Apple
Easily grow from seed in sandy soil mix.
Special features of Kei-Apple
Attracts useful insects
Effective security hedge.
Apricot scented fruit with small pips. Orange-yellow colored small round fruit that is sweet and tangy - and edible!
Other uses of Kei-Apple
The fruit is deliciously sweet and tangy.