Growing Guide: Yellow Cacao

Plant Type: 
Tropical / Subtropical Evergreen Fruit Tree 

Harvest Season 
Summer, Fall

There may be more than one crop per year. 

Mature Size 
12-25 ft. 

Soil & Moisture 
Well-draining soil that can retain moisture 

Light Requirements 
Full Sun, Part Shade 

Self-Fertile 
No, 2 or more plants are needed 

Growth Rate 
Medium

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

Propagation