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Orange Tree

Calamondin Orange Tree (Citrus Mitis)

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RRP: 12.99
Price: 8.99
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Price 8.36

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Orange Tree - Description

  • Potted Calamondin Orange Tree
  • AKA Cumquat or Kumquat
  • Very Similar to Clementine, Mandrin, Tangerine & Satsuma Oranges
  • Comes in Display Tube
  • Citrus Mitis
  • Produces Juicy Calamondin Oranges
  • Reliable Cropper
  • Fruits Start Deep Green, Turning Orange
  • Tart Flavour
  • Can Grown Outside in Summer Against a Sunny Wall
  • Will Require Winter Protection
  • Ideal for Growing in Pots
  • Current Size: 20 - 25cm in Height

Orange Tree - Characteristics

  • Dwarf trees
  • Final Height: 1 - 1.5m
  • Fast growing
  • Dense covering of oval, green leaves
  • Deciduous tree
  • Half Hardy plants - Will need protection in Winter

Orange Tree - Planting Instructions

Planting Time

  • Plant as soon as possible

Positioning Lemon Trees

  • Orange trees like a light potting compost
  • Mediterranean plants, so prefer good drainage
  • Best to grow in full sun, at least 6 hours of sun each day
  • We recommend growing in pots & turning these pots every few days to maximize light
  • To ensure a good harvest, grow in greenhouses
  • Happiest in temperatures between 18 - 24°C
  • Temperatures should not drop below 10°C
  • You can also grow them in pots & move outside in Summer
  • Provide good drainage
  • Avoid shaded, exposed areas & frost pockets

After Care

  • Water plants when they arrive
  • Water again after planting
  • Feed in Spring & throughout the Summer months
  • If dry weather persists, water every 2 days

Harvest

  • Harvest when fruits turn orange
  • Fruits can be left on tree for several weeks

Pollination

  • Note: if you keep your Orange tree indoors at all times then it will require pollination
  • This is due to lack of insects or bees indoors
  • You can pollinate by brushing the flowers with a light paint brush
  • This will spread the pollen from flower to flower
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