Underneath the Mamey's leathery coarse brown skin is a brilliantly coloured, sweet and creamy flesh. The salmon-pink flesh has an exotic flavour similar to sweet pumpkin pie with spice. Unripe fruits can be cooked as a vegetable.
Plant Information or Specifications
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Likes Temps above 5deg
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
January, February, March, April, May, December
Customer Comments on Mamey Sapote
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Kath's Edible Fruits
Update: 1807 days 11hrs
Comments: - The new growth look stunning. Slow growing but in a tough spot right at the top of my orchard.
Height 2 metres
Growing: In the Ground
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
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