Navel Orange (Citrus Sinensis)

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Growing Zone: 9-11
Growing Zone: 9-11 Outdoors

Plant Specifications

Plant Name Naval Orange
Mature Height 20-30 feet
Mature Width 15-20 feet
Spacing 20-25 feet apart
Sunlight Full to Partial Sun
Temperature Tolerance 30-80°F
Watering Needs Moderate (Once a week)
Growth Rate 10 inches/year
Difficulty Level Easy
Grows Well Indoors Yes, with indirect sunlight
Flowering Time Spring to Early Summer
Origin Native to Southeastern Asia

Unveil the delightful world of the Navel Orange (Citrus sinensis), a cherished fruit tree that holds a special place in our company's heart. Known for its seedless and easily peelable fruits, this enchanting citrus tree fills any garden or orchard with its sweet aroma and luscious taste, offering a burst of citrusy sweetness and culinary versatility.

Cultivating the Navel Orange
Embark on a fulfilling journey of cultivating Navel Oranges, one of our company's favorite fruit trees. Here are the vital steps for nurturing thriving trees:

1. Choose a sunny spot, as Navel Oranges thrive in full sun exposure.
2. Plant in well-draining, nutrient-rich soil to create an ideal environment for growth.
3. Water regularly to maintain moist soil, avoiding waterlogging.
4. Maintain a moderate temperature, ideally between 60°F to 85°F (15°C to 29°C), to encourage growth and fruit development.

Care Tips for Navel OrangeEnsure the health and productivity of your beloved Navel Orange tree with our helpful care tips:

1. Water deeply yet infrequently, allowing the soil surface to dry between waterings.
2. Feed the tree with a balanced citrus fertilizer following guidelines to support healthy growth.
3. Prune judiciously to eliminate dead or excessive growth, enhancing air circulation and shaping the tree.

Versatility of Navel Orange
Navel Oranges showcase incredible versatility in culinary applications:

1. Extract their sweet juice for delightful beverages and recipes.
2. Utilize the zest to add a bright, citrus flavor to desserts, marinades, and dressings.
3. Create appetizing preserves like jams, marmalades, or candied peels.

Planting Tips for Navel Orange
Follow these tips for the successful planting of your cherished Navel Orange tree:

1. Select a location with good drainage, ample sunlight, and wind protection.
2. Dig a hole slightly larger than the root ball or if planting in a pot a pot slightly bigger than the rootball is preferred, we recommend planting the tree at the same depth as in our nursery container.
3. Fill the hole with well-draining soil, pressing it gently around the roots.
4. Water thoroughly after planting to help settle the soil and establish roots.

Maintenance for the optimal growth of the Navel Orange
Effortlessly maintain the beauty and yield of your beloved Navel Orange tree with these tips:

1. Regularly prune to remove dead or diseased branches and shape the tree.
2. Apply organic mulch around the base, avoiding direct contact with the trunk, for moisture conservation and weed control.
3. Watch for signs of nutrient deficiencies, pests, or diseases, and take appropriate measures.

Experience the sweet and juicy flavors of the Navel Orange as it brings a burst of citrus delight and culinary creativity to your garden or orchard.

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Discover our premium offering: the "Grower's Pick.” This exceptional plant selection stands out as the most sizable option available, featuring the tallest and most robust plant we can ship. Each “Grower’s Pick” is meticulously chosen for its advanced maturity, ensuring a developed root structure for superior growth and vitality.

 

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Shipping Cost:
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