|Common Name||Terminalia Catappa,Almond|
|Maximum Reachable Height||75.00 to 90.00 feet|
|Bloom Time||Seasonal bloomer|
|Difficulty Level||easy to grow|
Planting And Care
Almonds mostly grow in Mediterranean climates located between 28 and 48 degrees north latitude and between 20 and 40 degrees south latitude.
Southwestern Asia is the native region of the almond tree, but about 80 percent of the world s almond supply comes from California.
Madagascar Almond Care
There are two main varieties of almonds: sweet and bitter. The most common almond is the sweet almond, which is eaten like a nut, although it is actually the seed of the almond tree. Almond oil and almond meals are typically sourced from sweet almonds. California alone grows 25 types of almonds, with other notable types coming from Spain and Greece.
|Temperature||55 degrees F|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Madagascar Almond Special Feature
Where winter is hardy, prime use is shade trees or street trees. Handsome ornamental tree. Windbreak. Excellent selection for seasides or ocean beaches. Trees are a commercial source of timber and edible nuts.
Madagascar Almond Uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose