How to Grow Tamarind
Plant Type: Tropical Fruit Tree
Harvest Season: Spring - Summer. Fruit may be left on the tree up to 6 months after maturity.
Mature Size: 30+ ft. can take excessive pruning in the summer. Prized Bonsai specimen.
Soil & Moisture: Rich well-draining soil. Thrives in neutral, gritty, clay, even saline soils. Once established, tamarind trees can withstand periods of drought.
Exposure: Full Sun, Light Shade, Part Shade
Zone Hardiness: 9-11 needs protection from frost.