Genus: eriobotrya Species: japonica Cultivar: Unknown
At Maturity: Height: 15-25' Spread: 15-25' (at time of purchase plant size is 6' - 7')
Most people know the Loquat as an evergreen small tree for courtyards or small spaces. Did you know it bears delicious yellowish/orange fruit in late winter which have a tangy sweet pear/plum/peach like taste? Loquats typically bloom late fall early winter and are a great food source for honeybees and other pollinators. Fruits have a fuzzy skin which is normally not eaten with a dark seed on the inside.
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