Plant FinderPlant Finder Graphic
Zone
Zones 8, 9, 12-24, H1, H2
Full Sun
Full
Regular Water
Moderate

Citrus, Sour Orange

Rutaceae
Evergreen, Edible fruit, Trees

Very ornamental trees with attractive leaves and big, perfumed, waxy white flowers. Clusters of usually deep red-orange, tart fruits ripen midfall to winter, hold for long periods. For all citrus-growing regions.

You Might Also Like...

Citrus, Tangelo

Early citrus-breeding experiments produced the tangelo, a cross between a mandarin and a grapefruit. A...

Citrus, Tangor

Hybrid between mandarin and sweet orange; often labeled as an orange—or, in the case of ‘M...

Dichondra argentea ‘Silver Falls’

Grows to 2–3 in. high and spreads 4–6 ft. wide. Heart-shaped leaves are covered with silve...

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

View Maps Learn More

Advertisement