Growing Guide: Nance

Plant Type
Tropical / Subtropical Evergreen Fruit Tree

Harvest Season
Summer, Fall

Mature Size
15-30 ft on average, but up to 50 ft outdoors in tropical regions.  Nance is very well-suited for container growing.

Soil & Moisture
Valued for their drought resistant properties, the trees thrive in both tropical and subtropical climates and prefer sandy and rocky soils

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade


Growth Rate
Very Fast

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

It is highly drought-tolerant, but not very cold hardy.  If you're planning to grow Nance in a cooler climate, over-winter indoors if possible.

Our Nance plants are grown from seed and will fruit in about 3 years.