Lychee - Litchi chinensis

Lychee - Litchi chinensis

Lychee - Litchi chinensis

Lychee - Litchi chinensis


Litchi chinensis

Plant Height Plant Width Minimum Temperature Light Preference Water Soil PH Edible Species

Lychee is a medium sized tropical or sub-tropical tree from Asia. Grown extensively for its fresh fruit. Fruits are up to 5cm diameter, round with semi-hard skin that peels off to reveal the fruit. Trees start producing fruit as early as 5 years from seed.

Lychee trees grow a wide canopy that can be quite appealing in landscape and large gardens.

Lychee Planting Information

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy evergreen tree.

Plant Size: Up to 20m tall

Temperature Preferences: Tropical tree that can tolerate brief temps down to near freezing

Light Preferences: Full Sun

Water Requirements: Avoid flooding. Somewhat drought tolerant.

Soil Requirements: Prefers well drained soil.

Harvest Times: Summer

Expected Fresh Yields: 5,000-10,000KG / Hectare

Sowing Temperature: 20-30C

Seed Treatments: Fresh seeds required. Read more.

Transplanting: Transplant after 1 year from seed.

Seed Rate: Plant Spacing: 6m | Row Spacing: 6m

Uses: Fruit

Lychee Product

Products: Fresh Seed

Seed Count:

Germination Rate: 70-100%

Form: Fresh Seeds


Availability: May-July

Supply Ability: 1,000+ KG

Export: Yes

Shipping: Air Freight, Express

Variety Form MOQ Price Tier Quantities Packaging
Lychee Fresh Seeds 10KG 84KG Washed: Bare, sphagnum or vermiculite