Fruit and Nuts  ⏵  New To Us  ⏵  Ice Cream Bean
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aka Inga Bean

Something different. More suitable for warmer climates but may tolerate light frosts. Can be an attractive tree with rich dark green and bronze foliage. Pods up to 1m long contain sweet, juicy, white pulp with a soft candy-floss-like flesh that tastes of vanilla ice-cream. Self-fertile.

Tree will start producing pods in 3 years.
Suitable for warmer areas including Auckland/Northland


Flower Colour: White
Habit: Bushy
Mature Size 7-10 yrs (HxW): 6m x 4m

Ice Cream Bean

Expected Stock Height: 30/40 cm  ? 

This plant is in high demand and supply is limited this year. Add to your Waitlist for updates on next available stock.


Wairere Nursery
826 Gordonton Road, R D 1, Hamilton 3281 Ph: (07) 824 3430 Email: