Maclura tricuspidata is a tree native to East Asia, grown for its fruit, somewhat similar to that of the related mulberry (Morus spp.). It is also known by common names including Cudrang, Mandarin melon berry, silkworm thorn.
- California Dreaming CHE - Larger than most and more productive with upright growth habits, Berries are sweeter does not produce seed, but the fruit is larger if a male is present as all che will produce seed if pollinated
- Seedless CHE - Fruit is an interesting and very productive Asian fruit tree related to Mulberry and Fig. The bright orange-red berries have a pleasant melon-fig flavor, chewy texture and ripen in October, Like the name states it is seedless but in the reality all Che Trees are seedless when planted with out a male near by however this one does not have seed at all
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These trees are very attractive and stately. They are upright growers and do not spread out or weep like other cultivars.
Four other cultivars of CHE on hand in just a few numbers that have timed ripening periods. Call for more details.
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