The Zappala family have been growing durians on their Far North Queensland farm for over 30 years. Their durian farm variety includes the D10 clone, D24 clone, and Gan Yao/KanYao (or also similar to the Penang D158 Clone).
ONLY AVAILABLE FOR PICKUP, NO DELIVERY
Pick-up locations are either from Homebush or Malacca Straits on Broadway only. No delivery available. We will get in touch with you when the durians are ready to be picked-up.
About the D10 Clone
Originating from the state of Selangor in Malaysia, this D10 Aussie-grown durian are generally round and oval in shape. The husk is thick and yellowish green in colour. Its flesh is a pale yellow, thick sweet and creamy. There are also some D10s with subtle hints of bitterness, possibly from cross pollination from other varieties growing on the farm.
About the D24 Clone
The Aussie-grown D24 clone is one moreish durian also known as Sultan, identified by its homogeneous green-yellow husk. One of the more popular varieties in Malaysia pre-Musang King, this thick and creamy yellow durian pulp's taste profile is bittersweet.
About the Gan Yao/Kan Yao
Generally medium in size, the Gan Yao is known as the high class durian in Bangkok. Distinct in its roundness like a volleyball and it's extremely long stem, its flesh is very sweet and sticky. This Aussie-grown durian is incredibly creamy pulp, even when overripe, it doesn’t become too mushy.
Get in quick, as this is a short season for Zappala Tropicals’ durians. Available March 2020.
All durians purchased online will be supplied with a 500g +/- estimate. E.g. If you select 1kg, you may receive a 800g or 1.3kg sized fruit based on availability.