Cherimoya, El Bumpo
Cherimoya, El Bumpo
Cherimoya, El Bumpo

Cherimoya, El Bumpo

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Latin Name: Annona Cherimola
Common Names: Custard apple, sherbet fruit
Lifespan: Evergreen
Growth Structure: Medium sized tree with height of 20' to 30'
Light Requirement: Full sun

Water Requirement: ***


Description: El Bumpo bears large fruits to 1-2 pounds, with very soft, creamy flesh and thin skin. The variety is notable for its bumpy skin, reminiscent of an atemoya. Fruits have an excellent flavor reminiscent of banana, pineapple, and pear. and are often considered some of the finest of the Cherimoya varieties. 

Cherimoya is a subtropical plant or mild temperate climate; it will tolerate light frosts. Mature trees will be injured or killed at 25° In chilly winter regions plant cherimoyas in a sunny, south-facing location.