The heights we list are after we prune your tree.
Many Nurseries advertise heights before they prune, then cut off several feet before shipping. While this reduces their shipping cost, it gives their customer a shorter tree than they bargained for. The tree will likely need an extra year to grow back and to produce fruit.
We prune your tree throughout its life. This process takes us longer, but gives you more branches and quicker production.
Plus, we don't include the pot or root length in our measurements. This gives you an extra 1-2 ft. in tree size.
Our larger trees are usually one to two years older than our smaller ones and will typically give you results the first full season.
• Easy to grow
• Healthy fruit
• Extremely low maintenance
Washington Navel Oranges are the most sought after navel oranges because of their low maintenance, sweet fragrance, and amazing health benefits.
These orange trees don't need much attention... just water them every once in a while and they'll reward you with plenty of juicy, seedless oranges.
Plant them wherever you get full sun... but the real treat is when you pot them up on your patio. They're easier to grow if you give them a little bit of attention. Then, in the winter time, you can bring them inside... giving you a sweet, citrusy aroma.
Washington Navel Oranges are also loaded with health benefits. They're packed with Vitamin C, which keeps your immune system strong, and antioxidants, which have anti-aging benefits and even fight off diseases.
Fresh-picked navel oranges have ten times the flavor of anything you can find at the local supermarket.
Use them for snacks or orange juice... it's your choice!
Washington Navel Oranges also have a long shelf life... longer than most oranges. That means you don't have to hurry up and use all your oranges before they go bad. You can store them for months!
Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Navel Orange Tree.
First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.
Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.
Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.
Next, separate the roots of your Navel Orange Tree gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.
The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.
Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.
To make it just right, use a level.
As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.
Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.
Water your Navel Orange Tree again after the transplant is complete.
To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.
Due to cold weather in some parts of the country, we have suspended shipping to the areas that are shaded on the map below. Please view the diagram to determine if your area has been affected. This includes anyone in Growing Zones 2, 3 or 4. If you are unsure of your growing zone, visit our Growing Zone Finder.
We will resume normal shipping in the Spring. Please see the table below for your approximate ship date.
If you live in a shaded area but wish to receive your product(s) now, please visit our contact us page here or call a customer service rep toll free at 888-504-2001.
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