Hardy Orange-Citrus trifoliata

Trifoliate orange or hardy orange is a deciduous thorny shrub or small tree in the Rutaceae (citrus) family native to China.

It prefers well drained, acidic soil in a sunny location and grows up to nearly 20' tall. This plant blooms in mid-spring and the showy orange fruit ripens in early fall. Very thorny!

The peel and the pulp can be used to make marmalade, the fruit is often left on the tree to provide beauty well into winter.

No serious pest or disease problems.

Zone 5a

10 seeds per packet

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