A picture of a Mango

Mango

Mangifera indica

Mangifera indica (Manguier 4) by Fpalli (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30m

Max

30m

17m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Mango

Some mangos hanging from a Mangifera indica tree
Mangifera indica
Mangifera indica
A close up of some Mangifera indica fruits on a tree
Mangifera indica

Mango Overview

Mangifera indica, the Common Mango, or just Mango is a large, evergreen fruit tree from the Anacardiaceae family. It originates from the Indian Subcontinent and is now grown in many other warm locations around the world. Cultivated commercially for fruit production, Mangos are a popular food, consumed around the world. Many cultivars for better fruit production have been developed from this plant.

Common problems with Mango

How to propagate Mango

Seed

Special features of Mango

Attracts bees

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Attractive fruits

Other uses of Mango

Fruit, food