This mango variety is very well known for its large, very sweet and juicy fruit – definitely a favourite! The Bowen (or KP / Kensington Pride) Mango originated in Australia and is unique when compared to many other varities from other countries and locations. They grow well in subtropical and tropical regions including South East Queensland.
Please contact us if you have any questions about buying this fruit tree.
Top Tips for Planting
- Plant in full sun
- Requires well drained soil with plenty of organic matter
Top Tips for Growing
- Regular watering required
- Mulch or Hay around the base will help to keep the soil moist.
Is it suitable for growing in pots?
How much water does it require?
For the first 2+ years of life it will need regular watering and occasional watering beyond this if rainfall is not sufficient.
When will it start fruiting?
3 years after planting.
Did You Know
Mangos are the National fruit of the Philippines, India and Pakistan! Kensington Pride, Bowen and Bowen Special are all names for the same Mango variety.
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