Dwarf Campbell Valencia Orange
Citrus sinensis 'Dwarf Campbell'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||SIT-rus si-NEN-sis|
|Lore||This is the most widely cultivated commercial orange in California and the best for the home landscape.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing to 8 to 12 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early spring|
|Design Ideas||Dwarf trees like this one beg for smaller plants to accent their form without overwhelming them. Use this dwarf Citrus in a container or in an informal row planting.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Edible, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||As a nice contrast, try the bronzy red new foliage of Teenie GenieTM Miniature Brush Cherry (Eugenia myrtifolia 'Nanum') along with Dwarf False Heather (Cuphea hyssopifolia 'Compacta'), with its rose-purple blooms. To add lightness, try Variegated Miniature Gardenia (Gardenia jasminoides 'Radicans Variegata'), a pretty, small-scale groundcover featuring fragrant white flowers and green foliage with creamy white margins.|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-10