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Will a mango tree grow in the San Fernando Valley?

Posted by WJB2 SoCal (My Page) on
Thu, Dec 20, 12 at 19:34

I live in Studio City and was wondering if a mango tree would do well and produce sweet fruit? If so will it produce a good quantity or just a few? How much can I expect to pay for a mature tree? If I get a mature tree how long before it produces fruit? Obviously I'm totally ignorant about this so all information/advice is welcome!
Also is the San Fernando Valley zone 10a? Thank you.


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RE: Will a mango tree grow in the San Fernando Valley?

  • Posted by hoovb z9 Southern CA (My Page) on
    Sat, Dec 22, 12 at 2:28

Maybe, if you can offer it some frost protection especially when it is young. Read this article, it is helpful.

Here is a link that might be useful: mango cultivation in California


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