Growing Guide: Mexican Apple

Plant Type
Perennial Fruiting Shrub

Harvest Season
Flowers and leaves: Year-round,

Fruit: Late Summer

Mature Size
Up to 6ft tall

Soil & Moisture
Drought-tolerant, Prefers well-drained soil

Light Requirements
Part Shade in Tropical Areas

Full Sun in Northern Zones

Self-Fertile


Growth Rate


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

Propagation