Orange - ValenciaCitrus sinensis
Specifications of Orange - Valencia
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From GraftedLearn 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
Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months September, October, November, December
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Customer Tips & Reviews Orange - Valencia
FERNTREE GULLY, VIC, Australia
I bought this 2 years ago from a nursery and planted it in my front yard which is west facing with lots of sun. I have clay soil and I dug a very deep and wide hole. The I used a bag of dirt for roses mixed with cow manure. Initially it did very ...
Marburg, QLD, Australia
Large tree which produced one orange last year. Now is abuzz with bees and covered in flowers and new growth thanks to being pruned, mulched and well watered
Happy Valley, SA, Australia
leaves start to drop. there is not discolouration of leaves or any sign of pests. I have improved the soil thoroughly before planting. Don't know why, hopefully it is not serious.
New Lambton, NSW, Australia
Bought and planted out in Novemeber 2009 but hasn't had a single new leave since and i'm not exactly sure why. Gets plenty of sun and water, and even though it's in a clay soil the drainage seems ok.
Maryvale, QLD, Australia
Watering when first planted, now on grey water watering with occasional sea weed.
Kambah, ACT, Australia
Not too keen on this tree. Fruit is still sour. The good thing is that it does not mind Canberra winters. I covered it during the first years but for the last 2 years it has been totally unprotected.