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Sweet orange

Citrus sinensis

Fruits and Vegetables, Trees and Shrubs

Sows true from seed. Plant 1" apart, grow at 65-70F/18-21Citrus Propagate also by air layering or grafting, or from cuttings taken in mid to late summer. Set bud union of grafted plants 6" above soil level. Grows relatively well in clay soil though well-drained and slightly acidic soil preferred; in northern areas may be kept pot-bound and brought out in summer. Full sun, ample water. Zone 9-10

Flame vine, flaming trumpet, golden shower, orange trumpet vine, Hua Pala vine (Pyrostegia venusta, Pyrostegia ignea)
Kumquat, dwarf orange (Fortunella species)
Mexican orange blossom (Choisya ternata)
Mock orange (Pittosporum tobira)
Satinwood tree, orange jessamine (Murraya paniculata)
Sweet mock orange (Philadelphus coronarius)
Tangerine, mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata, Citrus nobilis)

Cleft or Wedge Grafting
Fruits and Vegetables
Air Layering
Trees and Shrubs

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