By definition these are fruit trees that originate in and generally require a warm environment. However this does not mean that all ‘tropical fruit trees’ need to be grown in the tropics.
A sheltered warm position in a sub tropical to temperate climate can be a successful environment for growing some tropical fruit.
A number of new cultivars of some varieties of tropical trees are also being released which will cope with a wider range of conditions.
A number of what are regarded as ‘Tropical’ or ‘Sub Tropical’ varieties are well suited to growing in cooler climates.
It is always best to find some local knowledge when looking for any fruit trees suited to your particular climate.
Nurseries in Australia provide a wide and varied number of fruits suitable for the home garden and commercial nursery alike.
List of Tropical Fruit Trees
Tropical Fruit Trees are available for sale online from the following growers and nurseries
For Tropical Fruit Trees for sale in QLD try form the following nurseries
300 Oxley Drive Coombabah QLD 4216
Located on the north end of the Gold Coast at Runaway Bay. The 6 acre site is home to Queensland's biggest & best garden centre. Selling in volume direct to the public. Focus on top quality both in our plant & pot ranges.