Cox Mandarin Hybrid Rootstock

P. trifoliatia x C. reticulata

Autumn flush of growth from the rootstock of the cox hybrid rootstock trees

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Hybrid of Scarlet mandarin and trifoliate orange (P. trifoliata) bred by NSW Agriculture. It was released in 1995 and is compatible with Eureka lemon. Cox is resistant to phytophthora root and collar rot. Seedlings are moderately vigorous and easier to grow than Benton citrange, making it more nursery-friendly.
Other Names: Coxs Hybrid Mandarin, Cox's Mandarin


Specifications of Cox Mandarin Hybrid Rootstock

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas SA

Water Requirements Frequent Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 5+ Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months July, August, September

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