Nagami Kumquat

$69.98
Item #1940.
Availability Out of stock
Container Size: 5 Gallon

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USDA ZONES: 7-10 Outdoors, 4-11 Patio
 
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Is This Plant Self Pollinating?

Nagami Kumquat is self-fertile, but the fruit crop will be larger if the tree is planted with a second tree.

Description

Citrus fortunella

Nagami is the most widely available kumquat in North America. Produces olive size, bright orange, delicate, tart tasting oval fruit in late Winter or early Spring. The sweetest part of the kumquat is the peel, so the fruit is usually eaten whole. Kumquat trees are very ornamental in containers.
Characteristics
Fruit Color:
Orange
Ripens:
November - January
Sun/Shade:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
regular water
Soil Type:
well-draining
Soil pH Level:
pH of 7
Tree Size:
5' - 10' height with 6' spread. Can be kept smaller with pruning.
Years to Bear:
1
Pollination:
Self Pollinating
Bloom Color:
Cold Hardy:
to 10° F
Primary USDA Zone Range:
7 - 10
Secondary USDA Zone Range:
4 - 11
Chill Hours:
None
Size & Spacing

5' - 10' height with 6' spread. Can be kept smaller with pruning.

Plant 6' away from other trees and buildings.

Planting & Care
Nagami Kumquat makes an excellent container plant for patio or indoors in cold climates. Does well in a rich soil mixture of native soil and grow mulch. Kumquats prefer full sun, but will tolerate partial shade. Needs regular watering, but will not tolerate standing water. The leaves are deep green and the delicate white flowers are very fragrant, makes a beautiful ornamental plant.
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