Mammea americana grow and care – tree of the genus Mammea also known as Mammee apple, Mammea americana perennial evergreen plant edible fruit and also used as ornamental americanantal attract pollinator plant and shade tree, can grow in tropic, subtropical, mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves color green glossy in ovate to elliptic shape.
Flower color white with brown-yellow inner (stamens) flowers grow on mature stems.
Mammea americana fruits
Fruit color orange from the inside and the peal is brown, there is big seed inside in brown color and the taste remind orange with apricot
Mammea americana for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Mammea americana growing and care:
Slightly acid, rich soil, moist soil, more than 5C, humidity
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? Yes, in order to get better fruits Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring, summer, autumn ( and in the tropic can be also in winter) Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Just for desgin How to prune: 10-20 m, 30-60 feet Size of the plant? Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: White with brown-yellow inner (stamens) flowers grow on mature stems General information about the flower Edible Fruits Summer / Autumn Fruit harvest season: Birds Fruits pests or diseases: Eat raw, juice, jams What can be done with big quantities of Mammea americana fruits? Nothing special Work requirements on the fruit: 7-10 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Flower colors Brown flowers White flower Yellow flower Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Summer Harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Bonsai Edible plants Ornamental plants Shade tree Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13