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Zones 8, 9, 12-24, H1, H2
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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.

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