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Pimenta racemosa

Allspice

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Features

  • Flower ColourCream
  • Leaf ColourGlossy deep green

Description

Pimenta racemosa (Allspice). This genus consists of about 5 species of evergreen trees. They produce leathery glossy deep green leaves. The flowers are small cream and are carried in panicles.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Tree

Other common names

Pimento, Jamaican pepper

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will need a warm, moist humid climate that is frost free. They prefer soil that is moist well-drained and humus-rich.

Propagation

You can propagate by seed.

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