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Artocarpus altilis

Breadfruit is part of the Artocarpus genus and its scientific name is Artocarpus altilis. It is an edible fruit and is treated mainly as a perennial, so it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater). Normally reaches to a mature height of 58.50 feet (or 18.00 metres). Expect harvests to start to occur in late summer.

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How to grow Breadfruit

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Remember to water Breadfruit often. Use Zone 10 - Zone 11 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Breadfruit from seed

Transplanting Breadfruit

Companion plants for Breadfruit

These plants have been known to grow well alongside Breadfruit so consider planting:

Repellent plants for Breadfruit

These plants will not grow well with Breadfruit so avoid planting these within close proximity:

Common Breadfruit problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Breadfruit plants:

Other names for Breadfruit

Breadfruit care instructions

How long does Breadfruit take to grow?

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Popular varieties of Breadfruit

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