Botanical name: Macadamia
Crown and root system: This is a an impressive evergreen shade tree with an extensive but non-invasive root system.
Growing regions: All over the country.
Ripening date: Beginning of winter.
Planting in a container: Not possible.
Recommended planting season: All year round.
Varieties sold in our nursery:
Our nursery sells compound trees that yield fruit starting from the second year.
Beaumont: Yields Macadamia nuts from a relatively young age and maintains high and steady harvest levels. The nuts have a high oil percentage and a full nut content.
14/14: Yields nuts with a high oil percentage and a full nut content. Its shell is relatively easy to crack.
Good to know:
The Macadamia originates from Australia. The nut is named for John Macadam, a Scottish physician and chemist who worked hard in order to promote the eating of these nuts in Australia.