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MANGO
Mangifera indica

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Photo Locations: Qail Botanical Gardens - Encinitas, CA and Chapala, Mexico

General Notes

Branches droop and are susceptible to breakage. Mangos do not normally set fruit in California.

Native to India.

Trees may be referred to as male or female.

Family: Anacardiaceae

Additional Common Names

MANGO, COMMON MANGO

Tree Characteristics

Rounded Shape.

Has Evergreen foliage.

Height: 50 feet.

Width: 30 feet.

Growth Rate: 24 or More Inches per Year.

Leaves Oblong, Green, No Change, Evergreen.

Flowers Showy. White. Flowers in Spring or Winter. Has either male or female flowers (dioecious). Trees may be sold as male or female.

Green, Yellow or Red Drupe, fruiting in Spring or Summer Edible and Wildlife use it.

Shading Capacity Rated as Dense to Very Dense in Leaf.

Litter Issue is Fruit and Leaves.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 23 - 24; H1, H2.

USDA Hardiness Zones 11 - 12.

Exposure Full Sun.

Well Drained Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.

Pests & Disease Information

Susceptible to Scales, Anthracnose and Sooty Mold.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Wildlife use Fruit.

Special Uses & Values

Shade Tree or Screen.

Hedged.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Mangifera indica Tree Record." 1995-2018. Jun 23, 2018.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/mangifera-indica >

This tree is not part of the SelecTree Nursery Connection. If you would like to see this tree listed, or know of a nursery that sells it, please contact us at ufei@calpoly.edu.