Growing Guide: Mamey Sapote

Plant Type:
Tropical/Subtropical Evergreen Fruit Tree

Harvest Season:
Spring, Summer, Fall 

It takes from 12-24 months from flowering to produce mature ripe fruit. 

Mature Size:
30-100 ft

Our Mamey trees are fruiting at 4 feet.

Soil & Moisture:
Well-draining, sandy, soil rich in organic matter.

Light Requirements:
Full Sun (highest production), Part Shade

Self-Fertile:
Yes

Growth Rate:
Medium

Zone Hardiness:
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+. 

Propagation:
Large Pot Size: Grafted and to produce within 3-4 years.
X-Large Pot Size: Grafted and ready to produce within 2-3 years.

See More:
Shop all of our Mamey varieties.

Shop all of our Pouteria varieties.