Tropical/Subtropical Evergreen Fruit Tree
The fruits ripen in July and August. Mature trees may yield 100 lbs (45 kg) of fruits in a season.
Soil & Moisture
Pink Wampee is not picky about soil! It's quite tolerant of a range of soils, including the deep sand and limestone of southern Florida but thrives best in rich loam. Likes moisture but is also drought tolerant. It requires watering in dry periods though good drainage is essential.
Full Sun, Part Shade
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection until mature; Patio/Greenhouse 4+
Pink Wamppe is subtropical to tropical, and young and mature trees have been scarcely hurt by brief exposure to 28º to 30º F in Florida, but they have been killed at temperatures of 20º F and lower.
Grown from seed. Seedlings bear fruit in 3 years.