Cocoplum (Chrysobalanus icaco 'Red Tip')

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Growing Zone: 10-11
Growing Zone: 10-11 Outdoors

Plant Specifications

Plant Name Cocoplum (Chrysobalanus icaco 'Red Tip')
Mature Height 6-8 feet
Mature Width 6-8 feet
Spacing 3-4 feet apart
Sunlight Full to Partial Sun
Temperature Tolerance 30-80°F
Watering Needs Moderate (Once a week)
Growth Rate 10 inches/year
Difficulty Level Easy
Grows Well Indoors No
Flowering Time Spring to Early Summer

Product Description

Looking for a plant that can thrive in tough conditions? Look no further than the Coco Plum, also known as the Darling Plum. With its hardy nature and attractive appearance, this plant is a great addition to any garden.

How to Grow

Coco Plum is a tropical plant that can be grown in a variety of conditions. It prefers well-draining soil and plenty of sunlight. This plant is also drought-tolerant, making it a great choice for areas with low rainfall.

Care Tips

Coco Plum requires minimal care, making it an ideal plant for busy gardeners. Regular watering and fertilization will help it grow healthy and strong. Pruning can also help maintain its shape and promote new growth.


Coco Plum is a versatile plant that can be used in a variety of ways. It can be grown as a hedge, a privacy screen, or a decorative accent. Its attractive foliage and small, edible fruit make it a popular choice for landscaping.

Planting Tips

When planting Coco Plum, be sure to choose a spot with plenty of sunlight and well-draining soil. Dig a hole that is slightly larger than the root ball, and backfill with soil. Water thoroughly after planting.


Coco Plum requires minimal maintenance, but regular pruning can help keep it looking its best. Prune in early spring to promote new growth and maintain its shape. Fertilize in early spring and mid-summer to keep it healthy and strong.

Pests and Diseases

Coco Plum is generally resistant to pests and diseases, but it can be susceptible to scale insects and spider mites. Regular inspection and treatment can help prevent infestations.



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