Carambola/ Starfruits
Botanical Name - Averrhoa carambola
Family -Oxalidaceae

Sweet and Tart 

Soil – 

The starfruit tree does best in loamy soil with good drainage. If creating your soil mix, using topsoil, compost, and a bit of sand (10%) should yield a good result.

Climate –

Full sunny condition is best for growing star fruits. Additionally, a hot and humid climate is also preferred and should be kept at a distance from frosting.

Seedlings and air layers

6X6 m

N : 100 g

P :50 g

K :100 g/tree

Sep – Dec

50 – 80 kg / tree