Mango from seeds

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  1. liono

    liono Seedling

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    Mango seeds shells are opened to get to the kidney shaped seed. The seed is either put directly in peat moss or even natural dirt or wrapped with wet tissue paper and put in a plastic container until sprout.

    The leaves start violet then turn green. (Photos taken 27 October 2017):

    Mango03.jpg Mango04.jpg Mango02.jpg Mango01.jpg
     
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  3. eileen

    eileen Resident Taxonomist Staff Member Moderator Plants Contributor

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    Oh how I'd love to be able to grow mangoes here. It's one of the fruits I really love!!
     
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    liono Seedling

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    Thanks Eileen.
     

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