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Clementine 'Morr'

Citrus reticulata 'Morr'

Clementines are small to medium-sized evergreen trees that produce round to slightly flat fruits. The fruit has a fragrant glossy orange skin that separates readily from the segmented flesh inside. 'Morr' variety has orange-red flesh.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Spring
Fruiting time
Autumn, Winter

Harvesting

When plucking clementines, don’t pick those that are hard. Since the skins are thin, cut them off using a sharp shear and remove the stem after a few days.

Propagation

Seed
Sow seed 6-12 mm deep, directly or in a container and graft or bud variety when seedlings are well established.

Special features

Pot plant
Pot size should be proportionate to the size of the plant.
Indoor plant
Can be grown in a pot indoor if sufficient light is available.

Geography

Origin
Europe Italy
Natural climate
Temperate to cool subtropical

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Tender

Uses

Edible
Fruit segments are edible
Notes
Culinary

Personality

Family
Rutaceae
Flower colour
White
Scent
Mild

Problems

Citrus leaf miner, false codling moth, aphids, citrus foot rot, citrus gummosis, citrus stubborn disease, citrus black spot and Alternaria.
Aphids
Aphids
Aphidoidea spp.

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