Will Mango Trees Grow in Pasco County?

Mangoe trees will not grow in Pasco County. Mangoes are hardy to USDA zone 10, but Pasco County is in zone 9. There may be the odd tree that survives, but the tropical fruit grows well only in South Florida. Mango trees are grown commercially in Dade, Lee and Palm Beach counties.

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