Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Edible
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Early spring
Botanical Pronunciation:SIT-rus au-ran-ti-FOH-li-a
Plant type:Citrus
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing 15 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Early spring
Flower color:White
Design IdeasA large-sized container plant or for use as a small-size specimen tree in the lawn or on the sunny side of the house. In winter, its ripening fruit on evergreen branches is a lovely sight.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: late winter, after danger of frost.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.