ORANGES - Knowledgebase Question

New Port Richey, FL
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Question by solerport
June 22, 2007
i do not see any information about orange trees, choosing planting, soil, caring. it listed all others but not that one. i have 3 of them still young and here in florida it is most common to have. i would like the best advice as to care and feed, plus for them to grow plenty of oranges.

Answer from NGA
June 22, 2007

I am sorry for this delayed reply to your gardening question. The spring rush has brought a deluge of questions and we are working hard to catch up!

In general orange trees need full sun, well drained soil, moderate soil moisture and moderate feeding with a complete fertilizer product in spring and early summer. The following web pages offer a lot of great info on growing oranges and other citrus in your Florida landscape:

Thanks for the question. Best wishes for a wonderful gardening season. Please stop in again soon!

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