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Citrus Variety Info Chart

VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
* In containers, trees will tend to stay smaller.  Maintain at ~6 feet, or as desired, through judicious pruning and pinching.
SWEET ORANGE
WASHINGTON NAVEL ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
X
28
X
TROVITA ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Spring
 
28
X
CARA CARA (PINK) NAVEL ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Fall/Winter
X
28
 
LANE LATE NAVEL ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Spring / Summer
X
28
 
ROBERTSON NAVEL ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
X
28
 
SHAMOUTI ORANGE (JAFFA /PALESTINE)
8'-12'
Spring
Spring
X
28
 
VALENCIA ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Summer
X
28
 
MIDKNIGHT VALENCIA ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Summer
X
28
 
SMITH RED VALENCIA
8'-12'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
28
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
BLOOD ORANGES
MORO BLOOD ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Early Spring
X
28
SANQUINELLI BLOOD ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Early Spring
X
28
 
TAROCCO BLOOD ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Early Spring
X
28
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
SOUR ORANGES
BOUQUET DE FLEURS SOUR ORANGE
8'-10'
Spring
Spring / Summer
X
28
 
CHINOTTO SOUR ORANGE (MYRTLE LEAF)
8'-12'
Spring
Spring / Summer
X
28
 
SEVILLE SOUR ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Spring / Summer
X
28
 
BERGAMOT SOUR ORANGE
8'-12'
Spring
Spring / Summer
X
28
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
MANDARINS
GOLD NUGGET MANDARIN (P)
8'-10'
Spring
Spring / Summer
 
26
 
TANGO MANDARIN (P)
8'-10'
Spring
Jan/Mar
X
32
 
OWARI SATSUMA MANDARIN
6'- 8'
Spring
Dec/Jan
X
28
 
DANCY TANGERINE
8'-10'
Spring
Winter
X
32
 
CLEMENTINE MANDARIN (ALGERIAN)
8'-10'
Spring
Winter
X
32
 
TAHOE MANDARIN (P)
8'-10'
Spring
Jan/Feb
X
32
 
YOSEMITE MANDARIN (P)
8'-10'
Spring
Jan/April
X
24
 
MURCOTT MANDARIN (FLORIDA HONEY)
8'-10'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
32
 
CALIFORNIA HONEY MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
32
 
W. MURCOTT MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Jan/Mar
X
32
 
KINNOW MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Spring
X
32
 
KARA MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Spring
X
32
 
PAGE MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
32
 
PIXIE MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
32
 
KISHU MANDARIN
8'-10'
Spring
Winter/Spring
X
32
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
LEMONS
IMPROVED MEYER LEMON
6'-10'
Spring/Fall
Fall/Spring
 
32
X
EUREKA LEMON
10'-15'
Spring/Fall
Fall/Spring
 
32
 
LISBON LEMON
10'-15'
Spring
Fall
 
32
 
PONDEROSA LEMON
8'-12'
Spring
Fall
 
32
 
VARIEGATED PINK LEMON
8'-12'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
YEN BEN LEMON
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
MEDITERRANEAN LEMON
VILLAFRANCA LEMON
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
GENOA LEMON (GENOVA)
8'-12'
Spring/Fall
Fall/Spring
 
32
 
LIMONERO FINO LEMON
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
FEMMINELLO SANTA TERESA
8'-12'
Spring/Fall
Fall/Spring
 
32
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
LIMES
BEARSS SEEDLESS LIME (TAHITI/PERSIAN)
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
30
X
KIEFFER / THAI / MAKRUT
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
MEXICAN LIME (KEY)
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
THORNLESS MEXICAN LIME
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
MEXICAN SWEET LIME
8'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
30
X
PALESTINE SWEET LIME
8'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
30
X
RANGPUR LIME
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
LIMETTAS & SWEET LIMES
MILLSWEET ACIDLESS LIMETTA
8'-10'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
MARRAKECH LIMETTA
8'-10'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
GRAPEFRUIT
OROBLANCO GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
32
 
X
RIO RED GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
X
28
 
STAR RUBY GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
28
 
CHANDLER PUMMELO
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
28
 
COCKTAIL GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
28
 
CHINESE GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
28
 
MELOGOLD GRAPEFRUIT
8'-12'
Spring
Winter
 
28
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
KUMQUAT
NAGAMI KUMQUAT
6'-10'
Summer
Winter
X
24
 
MEIWA KUMQUAT
4'-8'
Summer
Winter
X
28
 
INDIO MANDARINQUAT
8'-10'
Summer
Winter
X
26
 
CENTENNIAL VARIEGATED KUMQUAT
8'-10'
Summer
Winter
X
30
 
NORDMANN SEEDLESS KUMQUAT
4'-8'
Summer
Winter
X
28
 
FUKUSHU KUMQUAT
6'-10'
Summer
Winter
X
28
 
MARUMI KUMQUAT
6'-10'
Summer
Winter
X
28
 
EUSTIS LIMEQUAT
4'-8'
Summer
Winter
 
32
 
VARIETY
USUAL ULTIMATE HEIGHT WHEN PLANTED IN THE GROUND*
USUAL BLOOM SEASON
USUAL FRUIT SEASON
NEEDS HEAT TO SWEETEN FRUIT
PROTECT BELOW THESE TEMPS
BEST FOR INDOOR GROWING
OTHER INTERESTING VARIETIES
MINNEOLA TANGELO
8'-12'
Spring
Spring
 
30
 
CALAMONDIN
6'-10'
Frequent
Fall/Spring
 
32
X
VARIEGATED CALAMONDIN
6'-10'
Frequent
Fall/Spring
 
32
X
BUDDHA'S HAND / FINGERED CITRON
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
ETROG CITRON (ETHROG)
6'-10'
Spring
Fall
 
32
X
AUSTRALIAN FINGER LIME
8'-10'
Summer
Winter/Spring
 
32
 
YUZU
10'-12'
Spring
Fall
 
24
 
PONCIRUS TRIFOLIATA (Flying Dragon)
10'-15'
Spring
Summer
 
24