Orange – Citrus sinensis

Sweet oranges were mentioned in Chinese literature in 314 BC. Orange TREES are of the most cultivated fruit tree in the world.  Deep green, their LEAVES can be boiled to make orange tea!  White, fragrant FLOWERS over summer are very fragrant. FRUIT is produced over winter are deep orange with good, juicy, sweet flavour. Can be eaten fresh, or processed for its juice or fragrant peel. FEED your Orange tree in spring and summer to encourage maximum fruiting and flowering. HARVEST  Jul – Sept. Grows to apx 4m tall.  The name sinensis means “from China” in Latin

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