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May 28, 2008 06:51 AM

Miracle Fruit (Synsepalum dulcificum)

Does anyone know of a GTA merchant for this fruit? Or a vendor of the seeds or plant.


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  1. Pretty interesting article - I found it surprising that despite "being known to Westerners since the 18th Century," and given the West's obsession with sugar (and in NA, sugar substitutes!) that it's something that I don't think many have ever heard of! But I can see where having a "mouth rave" could make a really fun party.

    1. I purchased my plant in Vancouver.. unfortunately cannot remember the name of the nursery. I noticed that Exotica has the plant in stock as well.

      1. I am extremely curious to try this as well... I have seen this previously in the NYT. They quote $2/berry but I would be willing to pay even more than that... god knows what I pay for my other drugs.

        1. here is a good website that lists sellers of the plant and fruit:

          i just purchased a 3 gallon plant from jene's. my fingers are crossed that the plant will do well in humid texas weather.

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