Material usesThere are no material uses listed for Macadamia integrifolia.
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Plants can be grown in climates cooler than their native habitat, but they are not very hardy in Britain. They can survive slight frosts, however, and have succeeded outdoors in the Scilly Isles. Growth is optimal between temperatures of 20 - 25°c, ceasing when they fall below 10°c or rise above 30°c. Cold weather can result in the loss of the entire crop. The macadamia nut is cultivated for its edible seed in many tropical and sub-tropical areas, there are some named varieties. Plants are slow growing in cultivation, seedlings take 6 - 7 years to produce their first fruit. The trees then produce commercial crops for about 40 - 50 years and can fruit for up to 100 years. Pruning is not normally necessary, but is tolerated if carried out in the autumn.This species was formerly considered to be a part of M. ternifolia.
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