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Casimiroa edulis = 'White Sapote', Fruiting tree related to Citrus family.

Foto: Eight Ounce White Sapote

BY NORIS LEDESMA FAIRCHILD TROPICAL BOTANIC GARDEN As published in the Miami Herald White sapote (Casimiroa edulis) is a relative of citrus and sometimes called "Custard Apple" because of the texture of the flesh. Though, it is not the same as the fruit of that actual name. Nor is White Sapote actually related to other fruit called Sapote. Originally introduced from central Mexico and is well adapted to South Florida. Fruit can be shaped similar to a green apple with a smooth...

Foto: White Sapote Flower (Vernon)

Foto: White Sapote seedling grafted.

White Japanese apricot blossoms.. So pretty

soft spring... apple tree blossom photo with dreamy pink white and creamy ecru flowers delicate calm relaxing color

Winter Interest - Red Chokeberry with snow / Aronia Arbutifolia - Deciduous, zones 4-9, 6-8', full sun to part shade, white blooms in April with winter interest. Photo via Flickr.

The Best Berry Plants for Birds

American Cranberry Viburnum a handsome shrub that has white springtime flowers, maple-shape leaves that turn bright colors in autumn, and red fall berries. Brown Thrashers, Cedar Waxwings, and other birds feast on the long-lasting fruits, which serve birds well in tough winters. It grows 8-12 feet tall and wide but can be kept smaller with pruning. Zones 2-7 Learn more about viburnums.