Mango is not a strictly tropical tree. It grows better in areas with Subtropical climate because it needs a cooler winter for good fruiting. Mango trees do grow and fruit in many areas of Europe with a Mediterranean Climate. Some varieties fruit better than others in cold climates.
Areas with Commercial Mango Production in Europe
- Canary Islands (Spain)
- Andalucía (Spain)
- Sicilia (Italy)
Areas where Mango Trees Grow and Fruit
- Coastal Southern Portugal
- Coastal Southern Italy
- Coastal Southern Spain
- Coastal Greece
- The Southern islands such as Malta, Crete and Cyprus.
- Trees with little protection can fruit in Southern France, Riviera.
Mango trees are also grown in the Southern Mediterranean, in Northern African countries and Israel.
Buy mango trees in Europe
In our internet shop you can purchase a wide selection of young mango trees of different varieties. They are all grafted on the cold-hardy rootstock Gomera-1. Canarius offers more than 20 varieties of grafted mango trees. We ship from the Canary Islands to your place the same grafted trees that are sold to local farmers , ready to go to the field: same plants, same size, same deep pots. The plants you purchase are at least 2 years old, because the root trees are grown for 1,5 years before grafting.
Grafting Mangos in the Nursery