ACAI BERRY – SUPER FOOD FOR ANTI AGING AND WEIGHT LOSS!!
The acai berry is an inch-long, reddish-purple fruit. It comes from the acai palm tree, which is native to America.Acai fruit pulp is even richer in antioxidants. They are one of the most nutritious berries, containing more anti oxidants than other berries. Acai berries are more expensive to buy and only have a short shelf life.
HEALTH BENEFITS OF ACIA BERRY
It helps in lower oxidative stress and inflammation, promoting brain health. Also it helps in lower cardiovascular disease risk. It has Anti-cancerous properties and is highly nutritious.
Keep the soil damp at all times and once they reach a height of about 2 inches, transplant them into 4-inch diameter tree pots of cactus and palm potting soil . Continue growing them in pots for about 6 months or until they reach 20 inches in height. Choose an outdoor location with partial shade. Soil should be fertile, acidic, and well draining. Only suitable for tropical and sub-tropical climates OR greenhouses. USDA Zones 10-11.
MAINTENANCE OF PLANTATION
Water thoroughly after planting and then keep the soil moist but not waterlogged. Feed your acai berry palm twice a year with a time-release palm fertilizer.
Acai berry tree pruning is all the round year, need to prune the dead leaves better not to touch leaves that still alive the plant take back all the minerals from the leaf.
HARVEST YOUR ACIA BERRY
Your tree should start giving off fruit within 3-5 years of planting. Watch for purple flowers – that means your tree will be ready to start giving off fruit! Harvest is usually from July to December.