Guamuchil Pithecellobium dulce - 1 Plant - 3 Feet Tall - Ship in 3 Gal Pot

Guamuchil Pithecellobium dulce - 1 Plant - 3 Feet Tall - Ship in 3 Gal Pot


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Guamuchil -Pithecellobium dulce

Live Plant With Good Root - Fresh From Our Garden

(You Will Receive 1 Plant - 3 Feet or Taller - Ship in 3 Gal Pot )

It is a medium size tree with many uses; food (sweet pods), firewood, honey, fodder, soap oil, tannin, hedges and shade; it can survive hostile climates. Thin spines are in pairs at the base of leaves. Leaves

are deciduous. However, new leaf growth coincides with the loss of old leaves, giving the tree an evergreen appearance. The flowers are in small white heads 1/2" in diameter. The pods are pinkish, about 5" long,

and become spiral as they mature. Pods contain a pulp that is variously

sweet and acid, commonly white but also red. The seed and pulp are made

into a sweet drink and eaten roasted or fresh. Fruits are eaten raw, and commonly used in the preparation of beverages. In India the seeds are used fresh or in curries.

*** Sorry We do not ship to Northern California due to some USDA restrictions

Shipping from United States

Processing time

3-10 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 8 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations

Request a cancellation within: 12 hours of purchase

I don't accept returns or exchanges

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Frequently Asked Questions

I got a notification that my order was shipped, but it says pre-transit. When will it ship?

Orders say "shipped" when we print out labels for shipping, but please give it about 1-2 weeks to process and actually ship to you. This timeframe is only an estimate that allows us to care and ready the plant for shipping and for actual shipping time. Thank you for understanding during these hard times.

My plant came in but it is not in good condition! What should I do?

Sorry we cannot guarantee live plant during transit due to many factors.
If it arrived in bad shape, we'll refund or send a replacement but you need to let us know within 5 business days with some pics for us to claim insurance.

Care instructions

Our general care instructions include:
We normally grow it in sandy soil( play sand mix with organic potting soil 50/50)
Water it once every 3 days or when you see the dryness
We use osmocote 14-14-14 slow release on Mar/Jun/Sep
Morning sun should be great and try to avoid spot with afternoon sun only

Sizing details

Please take care to view the description of what size plant you will receive! The picture will represent a full-grown plant most of the time.

How do I cancel my order?

Please message us within 12 hours of purchase. We cannot guarantee a refund or cancellation for orders that are over a day old.

I ordered multiple plants! Why did I only receive one?

Please do not worry! We ship all of our plants separately, please message us for your missing tracking numbers.

When will my plant come in?

Due to certain circumstances, we are behind on shipping schedule. Please allow a week after shipping notification for your order to come. We are working hard to get everything out on time!