Sweet Orange, Navel Orange
Citrus sinensis 'Washington'

Family: Rutaceae (roo-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Citrus (SIT-rus) (Info)
Species: sinensis (sy-NEN-sis) (Info)
Cultivar: Washington

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Trees

Height:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Evergreen

Aromatic

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Berkeley, California

Canoga Park, California (2 reports)

Hidden Meadows, California

Highgrove, California

Monrovia, California

Oak View, California

Paradise, California

San Jose, California

Natchez, Mississippi

Las Vegas, Nevada

Brookhaven, Pennsylvania

Vieques, Puerto Rico

North Charleston, South Carolina

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Feb 11, 2006, stressbaby from Fulton, MO wrote:

Relatively easy as a container citrus plant. Somewhat drooping, even pendulous in habit.