'Mangifera indica'

 

Mango - Glenn

Smaller to medium sized juicy fruits but mature trees will produce hundreds of fruits per season.

USDA Hardiness Zones: 9-11
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Plant Type: Perennial
Pollinator: Self-fertile
Blooming Season: Spring
Ripening Season: June-July
Years to Bear Fruit/Edible Qualities: Grafted Tree that will produce first year with more abundant crops in subsequent years
Full Size: 15'-20' high
Cold Tolerance: Not tolerable of cold weather or wind, especially as young plants. Be sure to protect during cooler temperatures. Consider planting near the house for radiate heat.
Light Requirements: Full Sun for more fruits
Drought Tolerance/Watering: Drought Tolerant once established but ensure watering during flowering & fruiting. For initial planting water every day to every other day and then gradually begin water 2-3 times per week after initial planting
Soil & Site Requirements: Tolerates wide range of soils but does best with well drained soil rich in organic matter. Be sure to mulch around the base of the tree to trap heat and build organic matter.
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