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Fortunella spp.

Kumquat

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Fortunella spp.
Principal Common Name Kumquat
Common Name(s)
Synonym
Description Evergreen citrus shrubs or small trees with distinctive small orange fruit, sour pulp and sweet rind.
General Comments
Origin
Nativity East Asia and Malay Penninsula
Height Range 6 - 15 FT
Spread Range 4 - 10 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones 8 : 9 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Glossy : Leathery : Smooth
Form Edible : Shrub : Small Tree
Flower Color White
Flower Time Spring
Months
Ease of Growing
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Attracts Bees : Drought tolerant : Edible : Evergreen : Flower : Foliage

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