Allspice, plant

$24.20$48.40 incl. GST

Usually Available: October to June
Botanical Name: Pimenta dioica
Shipping: NOT WA, NOT Tasmania, NOT SA, NOT Internationally
P0t Size: 50mm forestry tube, 100mm maxi pot





Allspice plant has deliciously aromatic leaves and seeds used to flavour meats, pickles etc. The flavour of Allspice, Pimenta dioica, can best be described as combination of nutmeg / cinnamon / cloves. Traditional Caribbean folk use of the leaves and berries as a remedy for anxiety and indigestion. Rare. A warm climate plant. Allspice plant is native to Central America and prefers well composted, light to medium, moist, well drained soils in a protected, sunny position. Drought and frost tender. A dioecious, evergreen tree growing to 10m x 5m.