Philippine Mango

nam-doc-mai-mango-thumb

Philippine Mango

Mangifera indica x Philippine

Philippine mango is a small fiberless fruit introduced to Florida from Cuba ironically. It is one of the most important varieties of mango cultivated in the Philippines. The flesh is soft, melting, and has a sweet rich flavor. The tree is a large vigorous grower well adapted to South Florida. The fruit ripens from June to July.

Philippine Mango Details:

  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Evergreen
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Tree Size: 10-12 feet tall and wide
  • Fruit Size: 1 inch in diameter
  • Fruit Weight: 3 to 5 grams
  • Bearing Age: 3 years
  • Self-fruting: Yes
  • Fruiting Season: June-August
  • Light Needs: Full to Part Sun
  • USDA Zone: 9-11
  • Hardiness: Hardy to 30F.