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  • RIP Alphonso Mango Tree

    Well, I have a little sad news to report.  My Alphonso Mango tree has died.  It survived the winter and put out a flush...

  • Alphonso Mango Tree in Northern California

    Alphonso Mango Tree in Northern California

    Nov 14, 2010 21:44

    This is my alphonso mango tree I got from Plantogram. It came looking really healthy and has grown alot this year. You can...

  • Tropical Plant set up

    Tropical Plant set up

    Nov 14, 2010 21:40

    This year we are going to attempt to give our tropical plants a little protection for the 10 or so days when the temps get...

  • The fruits of Vietnam

    The fruits of Vietnam

    Dec 23, 2009 5:02

    Well, it is officially winter.  We had our first low temps of 29 degrees when an “arctic blast” came through. ...

  • Mangosteen & Rambutin…so yummy!

    Mangosteen & Rambutin…so yummy!

    Jun 17, 2009 21:46

    This is what I have been snacking on…My mom brought them back from orange county and they are fantastic! Even my husband...

  • Mango Tree Update

    I know i haven’t posted in awhile, but my mango trees are in a standstill. Luckily they have survived the cold winter...

  • “Hedgehog” style Mangos

    “Hedgehog” style Mangos

    Jan 24, 2009 23:44

    This is called the “Hedgehog” style of cutting and eating Mangos. It is a great way of eating bit-sized pieces...

  • Fairchild Garden Curator’s Choice for Mangos

    Fairchild Garden Curator’s Choice for Mangos

    Jan 18, 2009 8:34

    These mangos were tasted at the annual Mango Festival in Florida. Source: http://www.fairchildgarden.org/index.cfm?section=tropicalfruitprogram&page=internationalmangofestival Curator’s...

  • General Mango Information

    Scientific name: Mangifera indica L. Family: Anacardiaceae Order: Sapindales Common names: Mango, Mangot, Manga, MangouEnglish:...