This product contains
|1||Ornamental Orange Fruit (Green Leaves) - Plant|
|2||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Ornamental Orange Fruit
This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower.
The ornamental orange plant is known as miniature orange. Ornamental Orange (Green Leaves) Plant is a perennial shrub having a woody stem.
it is dwarf varieties of the citrus tree is an ornamental tree producing fragrant flowers and small tangerine-like fruit. The fruit has a tart, acid flavor similar to a lemon or lime. ornamental orange is a dwarf orange variety usually grown indoors.
|Plant Height||18 inch (46 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||7 inch (18 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Citrofortunella mitis, Calamondin Orange, Miniature Orange, Citrus mitis.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 3.65 meters.|
|Bloom Time ||April.|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow.|
Planting and care
Keep the plant outdoor in natural bright light. Protect the plant from direct harsh sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage. Soil The soil should be well drained and fertile rich in oragnic content. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of Fertilizer During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month. Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Re-potting When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition. For re-potting procedure click here
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Plant Protection Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and dispose them away from the planting area. Spray Neem, Eucalyptus or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment. Don'ts Do not over-water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
Ornamental Orange Fruit care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Keep the plant in natural indirect bright Light. Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||Natural bright light/Indirect bright light.|
|Watering ||Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.|
|Soil ||Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.|
|Temperature ||12.7 to 30-degree celsius.|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Ornamental Orange Fruit uses
- Mainly used for ornamental purposes
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Ornamental Orange Fruit ?
Ornamental Orange Fruit is commonly known as Citrofortunella mitis, Calamondin Orange, Miniature Orange, Citrus mitis.
How tall do Ornamental Orange Fruit grow?
On average Ornamental Orange Fruit grows Up to 3.65 meters.
When Ornamental Orange Fruit blooms?
With enough light, Ornamental Orange Fruit may produce flowers in April.
How hard is Ornamental Orange Fruit to grow?
A Ornamental Orange Fruit is Easy to grow.
How much sunlight does a Ornamental Orange Fruit need?
A Ornamental Orange Fruit prefers Natural bright light/Indirect bright light.
How much water does a Ornamental Orange Fruit need?
A Ornamental Orange Fruit prefers watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
What kind of soil does a Ornamental Orange Fruit need?
A Ornamental Orange Fruit prefers Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.
What temperature does a Ornamental Orange Fruit like?
A Ornamental Orange Fruit prefers 12.7 to 30-degree celsius.
How often should I fertilize my Ornamental Orange Fruit ?
To encourage Ornamental Orange Fruit growth, Apply any organic fertilizer.
Monday, 16 March 2020
Very nice plants...looking so beautiful..thanku nurserylive?
Thursday, 05 March 2020
Suddenly all my house plants have started blooming and have lush foliage :)
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Appealing, elegant and easy to grow plant.
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