Plant Type: Tropical Fruit Tree
Harvest Season: December to February or March (in Florida)
Size: Mature height 20 to 25 ft
Soil & Moisture: Well-draining sandy soil. Canistel does not like to have wet feet and too much moisture will cause root rot.
Exposure: Full Sun, Light Shade
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 9-11 with frost protection. Our trees had severe damage at 24 degrees, but grew back from the base.
Patio Planting Zones: 4+
All of our tropical fruiting plants can be grown in small or large containers in northern zones or planted outside in warmer climates.