Citrus x sinensis

Scientific name: Citrus x sinensis

Common name: Citrus 5 - Washington Navel Orange


Attribute Range
Edible Fruit
Habit Tree
Native No
Sun tolerance Full sun


Descriptions Images
Baby fruit
Fruit (about 3 months old)
As you can see from the bricks,
this is the tree, the whole tree,
and nothing but the tree

Flowers with similar scientific names

Auto-generated links for Citrus x sinensis => Citrus 5 - Washington Navel Orange
See also Citrus japonica => Citrus 1 - Cumquat
See also Citrus limon => Citrus 2 - Lisbon
See also Citrus x latifolia => Citrus 4 - Tahiti Lime
See also Citrus x meyeri => Citrus 3 - Meyer lemon


» This is a dwarf, as is the Tahiti Lime
» Warning: The buds are mercilessly predated by possums
» Stop Press 2016-06-25: I finally picked an orange, and it was delicious!
» It was not as sweet as commercial oranges, of course, which are bred to be very sweet
» Pruning: No
» Feeding: Use a complete fertilizer in late winter and late summer
» See also Lisbon Lemon
» See also Meyer Lemon
» See also Tahiti Lime


Return to index page