Thaumatococcus daniellii, Miracle Berry, Sweet Prayer Plant in bag (0.4m)

$18.00

Thaumatococcus daniellii, also known as Sweet Prayer Plant, is a large flowering herb with purple flowers and rhizomatous rootstock. It is a natural source of thaumatin, a low-calorie sweetener and flavour modifier protein. The leaves are ovate-elliptic, large, and papery. The fruits are covered in a fleshy red aril, trigonal in shape and dark red/brown when fully ripe. Each fruit contains three black, hard seeds which can be eaten raw or cooked. It can also be used as a sweetener. 

The leaves, on the other hand, are used for wrapping foods and for boiling foods. 

 

Sunlight: Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Water: Water when soil feels dry to the touch, do not over-water.

Fertiliser: Keep your plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or soild fertiliser over the soil.

Plant size: approx. 40cm (vary in sizes)

Rootball size: Ø 10cmW x 15cmH

Pot type: Black plastic bag with drainage holes

 


* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.

*Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size.