Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences:
Very strongly acid (4.5 – 5.0)
Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Minimum cold hardiness:
Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
2.0 m; Climbing shrub; can be vining in tropical climates, may need support.
Seeds or Nuts
According to the study, no toxic effects after acute oral Sacha Inchi exposure to rats and mice were observed. No toxicity was associated with oral doses of up to 500 mg / kg for 90 days in rats.
Stratify seeds: Soak seeds for 24 hours.
Needs specific temperature: 25 – 30�C
Days to germinate: 14 days
Depth to plant seed: 2 cm
Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Disinfect seeds to control fungal diseases.
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger