We Also Recommend. Save Up To 10% On Larger Sizes. Q: I planted a one- or two-year-old loquat tree in my back yard over 3 years ago. Takes about 3-5 years to fruit from seeds. My plant fruit as soon as 3 years. Sale price $48 75 $48.75 Regular price $58 75 $58.75 Save $10 Save Up To 25% On Larger Sizes. Big Jim Loquat and Champagne Loquat trees. Indigenous to South Eastern China. The Chinese use the fruit to make a syrup to ease coughs. A large evergreen shrub/tree 10 to 15′ with elliptical – lanceolate thick, dark green, glossy leaves on top and hairy white/rusty beneath. The early season Big Jims are bland, sort of on the tart side but the late season fruit are very sweet, almost no tart but with just the perfect acid balance. Big Jim Loquat Tree - 15 Gal - Big Trunk - Already Has Flowers/Fruits. Grew them out and sells grafted trees from his back yard. The early Big Jim’s can be bland, especially in rainy years but the late Big Jim’s are fantastic with excellent sugar content and just enough acidity to make the fruit interesting. Plant your Big Jim loquat in full sun in soil with good drainage and full sun. $160.00 Sale Price. I did the video on the growth, flowering and early fruit development on these trees last year. Self Fertile Please Big Jim Loquat Scion or Cuttings Wood Fruit Trees Very large round to oblong fruit can be 1-1/2" wide. The largest fruit size of any production Loquat. Selected by Jim Neitzel in San Diego, CA. Very sweet. PRODUCT INFO. You will receive 15 seeds per 1 order. Comments (19) blueboy1977. Very large, rounded, orange fruit with sweet and juicy orange flesh. Maximum height 5-10 feet tall. Soils & Fertilizers For Big Jim Loquat. I got a variety called Genoa Loquat from a guy in my local area. Orange skin and flesh is very sweet and with some acidity making for excellent eating. Big Jim: an orange-fleshed round variety with pale orange-yellow skin, large fruit, self-fertile; In traditional Japanese and Chinese medicine, the fruit and the leaves of the loquat plum fruit tree are used for multiple different purposes. Quantity. Follow. + 7 S 0 P O N S O A R P A 7 E E D -1 -1 U J -1 0 F J -1 -1 Loquat (Big Jim) Tropical Fruit Tree 'Big Jim' loquat ripening nicely: Email Save Comment 19. He brought seeds from a huge white loquat he ate in Italy. Leo Manuel’s Seedling Loquat from seeds via Maurice Kong also grow to huge proportions. Hardy to 12 degrees. Thick skin peels easily. Save big jim loquat tree to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Upright and vigorous tree is very productive of mid season ripening fruit. Depends on location. BIG JIM LOQUAT Flavor: Citrusy Apricot Semblance Fruit Size: Very Large Fruit Type: Yellow (Wonderful Culinarily), Extremely Juicy, Very Heavy Pulp, Chewy Peel Growth Habits: Vigorous & Large, Large Ornamental Leaves, Clusterous Foliage, Flowers & Fruits Tolerances: Resistant to Drought, Shade, Heat, Humidity, Wet, Wind, Pests & Diseases, Extreme Cold Growing Zone: 7A or higher (9 is … Eriobotrya Japonica BIG JIM Loquat seeds. Tastiest loquat seeds. Eriobotrys Japonica Big Jim Loquat $ 16.95. Plants should grow with good even full bold foliage. Large leaf globe tree bears April through May. Brewster Lychee. Big size with thick flesh. $180.00 Regular Price. Sale price $98 75 $98.75 Regular price $128 75 $128.75 Save $30 China White Guava. Hardy zones 7-9. 6 years ago. Love me some Loquats! The late season Big Jim’s are the best tasting loquat I have tried out of about 10-15 varieties including a few seedling selections from Jim Neitzel’s yard. 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