The Main Plant entry for Citrus Fruits (Citrus)

This database entry exists to show plant data and photos that apply generically to all Citrus Fruits.

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Edible Parts: Fruit

Image

Photo Gallery
Location: Gardenfish garden
Date: 2019-08-16
Beautiful lady
Location: Gardenfish garden
Date: August 17, 2019
A lot of baby limes!
Location: San Antonio Botanical Garden, San Antonio, Texas -- Bad Internet right now; If in wrong place, feel free to comment. Photos might jump sometimes
Date: 2022-04-04
Location: Gardenfish garden
Date: August 12, 2019
New blooms on lime tree
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2015-12-30
Orange
Location: Gardenfish garden
Date: July 2019
This lime tree was purchased at a grocery store. It usually bears
Location: San Diego Botanic Garden
Date: 2011-10-31
Unique Fruit -- C. reticulata x C. aurantiacum
Location: San Diego Botanic Garden
Date: 2011-10-31
Unique Fruit -- C. reticulata x C. aurantiacum
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2011-03-19
#Pollination
Location: Our Yard, DeLand, FL
Date: 2006-09-20
Location: Van der Veer Botanical Gardens - Davenport, Iowa
Date: 2012-07-02
Lime

Date: 2007-12-29
Photo courtesy of: david55king

Date: 2007-12-29
Photo courtesy of: david55king
Location: Van der Veer Botanical Gardens - Davenport, Iowa
Date: 7-1-12
Location: QC, Canada
Date: January 18 2020
Citrus bonsai grown from seed.
Location: QC, Canada
Date: January 18 2020
Young citrus twin seedlings.
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-03-09
grapefruit buds
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-02-11
orange tree - young
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-02-11
trunk of grapefruit tree
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-02-11
grapefruit leaves
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-02-11
yellow grapefruit
Location: zone 8/9 Lake City, Fl.
Date: 2012-02-11
grapefruit
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2015-12-04
Sour oranges

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