Just in case if you have never heard of a mango, then let it be my pleasure to introduce them to you! These are a tropical/subtropical medium to large tree that can grow in a container or directly into the ground. They need a minimum of 6 hours of full sun and can grow in a variety of soils. The very first mangoes originated from India hundreds of years ago, since they there are over 500 varieties in the United States alone! Every mango variety has different flavor profiles, shapes and growing habits but they all are a delicious sweet fruit to eat. Here in South Florida, our climate affords us the luck to grow some of the tastiest and hardiest varieties of mango trees just for you.
'Lemon meringue' mango is a cultivar from Burma with a superb quality that's fiberless, creamy soft flesh, small seed, citrusy sweet, thin skin and aromatic. A small oblong fruit with bottom hook and has a pure golden yellow when ripe. It's compact growth habit make this mango a great tree for container planting and/or small yards. A disease resistant and hardy grower. Very early season mango here in South Florida - fruit ripens from April/May through June.
Our grafted mango trees are sold in a 3-gallon because it's less expensive to ship for you. The 3-gallon plants are usually around 1-1/2 ft to 3 ft high depending on the variety. Though we do have most of the varieties in a 7-gallon as well so please contact us if you are interested. Because it is a living plant we expedite shipping to make sure the plant arrives healthy and alive. Please read the section about our plants on our FAQs page for more information.