Annona muricata, the Corossol or Soursop, is a tropical shrub from South America, Asia and Africa. This shrub will grow to a heights of 13 and 20 ft. The fruit it bears is quite delicious. Annona muricata can even be grown in pot. It has a cylindrical trunk with shiny green oblong leaves. When the leaves are crushed a there is a sweet smell that emerges. The flowers are green-yellow and also have a sweet smell. The plant produces green fruits which are called soursops. They can weight up to 6 pounds and are covered with soft points. The flesh of the fruit is white sweet and acidic. It is usually juiced, instead of eaten, and contains many vitamins. Annona blooms all year long in tropical regions, and in milder climates, it blooms in spring and the start of summer. It is a deciduous plant, which means that it loses its leaves when it rests. The plant will take 3 to 4 years before producing fruit. Graviola thrives in full sun. Watering is done once a week and abundantly. Also, remember to cut the dead branches or the ones that are too low. Keep it far from the cold and the wind. The annona can be grown in pot.
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