PLANTING and CULTIVATION of CITRUS sinensis 'Variegata' (variegated orange tree)
In order to discover more about CITRUS sinensis 'Variegata' and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):
HEIGHT : 1,50 - 2,00 m
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : flowers, foliage, scent
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN WINTER : foliage, fruits
FLOWER COLOR : orange, green
FLOWERING PERIOD : spring
FRUIT COLOR : orange, green
HARVESTING PERIOD : oct., nov., dec.
CONSUMPTION PERIOD : oct., nov., dec.
FOLIAGE COLOR : yellow, green, variegated
KIND OF FOLIAGE : evergreen
WHERE TO PLANT : pot, bedding
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy until -10°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : round
PRUNING PERIOD : march
SPECIALITY : eatable, scented
The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.