Citrus Hybrid, Orangelo 'Chironja'

Citrus lanatus

Family: Rutaceae (roo-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Citrus (SIT-rus) (Info)
Species: lanatus (la-NA-tus) (Info)
Cultivar: Chironja

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Trees

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Foliage:

Evergreen

Foliage Color:

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Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Where to Grow:

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Danger:

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Bloom Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Bloom Size:

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Bloom Time:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

San Diego, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
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neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On May 27, 2019, FLZ from San Diego, CA wrote:

Looking to purchase and grow a single dwarf (or semi-dwarf) orangelo tree in San Diego; where can I purchase a tree?

Neutral

On Mar 1, 2009, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

a hybrid between orange and grapefruit... this particular one seems to be an accidental one that was not originally created but occured 'naturally' on citrus farm in Puerto Rico initially. Fruits looke like Grapefruits, but sweeter, though not as sweet as oranges. Eaten like grapefruits.

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