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+ feet, 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
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 9-11, need protection from frost.
Patio Planting Zones: 4+
All of our tropical fruiting plants can be grown in small or large containers in northern zones or planted outside in warmer climates.