Karachi – Raising tropical fruit is one of the businesses in the agricultural sector which has bright prospect. Among litchi fruit cultivation pingpong. The advantages of this plant, can be grown in different areas of land, and is suitable for planting in various places in Indonesia.
One farmer who has successfully developed pinpong longan is Yosef, on land in the Jomin, Falkirk, West Java.
Here Yosef pingpong longan trees planted ten years ago. Currently, almost all of litchi trees he planted have been fruitful. So when I entered the garden, longan fruit looks where – where.
Litchi cultivation pingpong uncomplicated. Can be grown in a pot or in the field. Seeds imported from Thailand. Before planting, the soil processed first and manure.
Pingpong longan trees begin to bear fruit after the age of 8 months, much faster than other types of litchi, which takes 1.5 years. The resulting fruit is also larger and more.
Within a year, pingpong longan tree can bear up to three times. So that the fruit does not fall in the wind and eat bats, before cooking, litchi fruit on the tree covered transparent plastic. Seeing longan fruit ripe on the tree, I was so keen to taste.
In these gardens, not just planting longan Yosef pingpong, but also other varieties of litchi flavored durian seedlings originating from Vietnam. Just like pingpong longan, litchi fruit durian is great.
Longan tree can bear fruit until the age of two years. Each tree can produce as much as two pounds of longan fruit. Before leaving, I was given the opportunity to harvest longan fruit heart’s content. And it turns out, picking longan fruit on the tree is very enjoyable.