Common Name: Fat Pork, Cocoplum
Scientific Name: Chrysobalanus icaco
Plant Family: Chrysobalanaceae
Light Requirements: Full Sunlight
Water Demand: Moderate-High
It’s always a treat when you have a dual purpose plant, providing you with a delicious fruit and beautiful scenery. That’s definitely the Cocoplum tree. Perfect for hedges as seen around our nursery and the fruit has many vitamins such as Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Calcium, Iron and so much more. This small fruit packs a big punch and helps maintain our health in so many ways.