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Cara Cara Orange Tree

Citrus sinesis 'Cara Cara'

$49.95

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  • Ships Monday, Sep 25
  • 1 yr. - Fruit Bearing Size

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-t- Planting Mix
Cara Cara Orange Tree Planting Mix

Helps your Cara Cara Orange Tree get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1 bag of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.


Soil Contents
$6.95
-t- Root Rocket™ Fertilizer
Root Rocket™ Transplant Fertilizer

2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using Root Rocket™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 packet per plant

Root Rocket Fertilizer
$4.95
-t- TreeGator® Jr. Watering Bag
TreeGator® Jr.


When you’re making an investment and effort in planting new trees in your landscape, you can assure their survival and growth by using TreeGator® - a truly simple and innovative drip irrigation system in a bag.

With hot summers and droughts the norm around the USA, TreeGator® is an absolute necessity to protect your new trees and shrubs.

TreeGator® is super easy to install without any tools, and it can easily be filled up with a standard garden hose or can even be connected to a rain barrel!

It's a super time saver that takes the worry out continually remembering whether you've watered your new tree or not. Plus, all the water that goes into the drip bag is used up with no waste, so TreeGator® is environmentally friendly with regard to water use.

DIEHARD Transplant
$19.95
Add A Decorative Pot

Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors
(hardy down to 20℉)



Growing Zones 8-11 outdoors
4-11 patio
  /  
8-11 outdoors

You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

8-12 ft.

Mature Width:

8-12 ft.

Sunlight:

Full Sun

Spacing:

10 ft.

Growth Rate:

Moderate

Drought Tolerance:

Good

Harvest Time:

November-February

Fruit Color:

Orange

Year to Bear:

Fruits 1st Year!

Botanical Name:

Citrus sinesis 'Cara Cara'

Does Not Ship To:

AZ, CA, FL, LA, TX



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Also Known as the "Red-Fleshed Navel Orange"

If you are looking for Orange perfection - You will find it in the Cara Cara Orange Tree.

This incredible citrus has a bright pink flesh that is as sweet as it is colorful. Once you've tasted the fruit of the Cara Cara, you won't be satisfied with any other orange.

You can grow your Cara Cara in containers on the patio or plant them in ground.

They are sure to beautify your landscape with their glossy green, variegated leaves, red-brown stems and bark, and the seasonal burst of color, added by these incredible navel oranges as they ripen.

You can successfully grow your Cara Cara Orange Tree indoors; Just place it near a sunny window, and enjoy the fruits of your labor.

The Cara Cara is a true winner in the world of citrus. It is low in acid, exceptionally sweet, fast growing, and has a compact growth habit.

If you love oranges, you owe it to yourself to plant your very own Cara Cara Orange Tree.

  • Hardy
  • Seedless
  • Low Maintenance
  • Fast Growing
  • Abundant Fruit Production
  • Fragrant Blossoms
  • Sweet, Pink, Juicy Fruit

Order Your CARA CARA Orange Tree TODAY!





Cara Cara Orange Tree Pollination

Cara Cara Orange Trees are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Cara Cara Orange Tree will drastically increase the size of your crop.

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Customer Reviews

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Great Fruit
The tree came in excellent condition! Nothing was tossed or broken and after one night the tree stretched out. I ordered the 2-3 foot one and got suit the first year. I was skeptical because there were no reviews but the fruit is delicious! It has the bright happy pink flesh of a blood orange with a sweet tangy taste like a strawberry. it's delicious, I ate them as a snack and baked with them. Overall it was definitely a great choice!
June 27, 2016
Bergen County, NJ
Growing Zone:
7
Nice plant but a little bug problem
Beautiful tree huge bug problem. Came with nice beatifull leaves that had a few bug holes in them. I assumed because bugs had eaten the leaves that they had shipped with the plant.sure enough the before I removed the plant from the plastic bag it came in I could see lots of little bugs and larve crawling around and once I removed the plant I saw a huge catipillar looking worm (probably what ate the leaves) by the roots. This is my 7th plant from FGT. They are a really good company which is why I keep ordering but this particular order wasn't the best.if I was planting this outside the bugs wouldn't matter as much but because this is going inside my apartment it kind of irks me. I'm not saying they should check every plant for bugs but in cases like this where there are huge holes on different parts of the leaf I think a quick check before packing would have at least caught the huge worm. None of my other 6 plants had bugs so so far still an amazing company but this particular order wasn't the best
April 3, 2017
Growing Zone:
8
LOVE IT
It came perfectly packaged. I got the 2-3ft Cara Cara Tree. Its been about 3 weeks and it has a bunch of new growth and is doing great!!
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July 30, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
Healthy tree
Arrived healthy and i love it. Slow growth but will grow into a wonderful tree.
July 12, 2017
Purchased
4 months ago
Growing Zone:
7
I should have protected to plants better in a cold spell but thankfully the plant was only set back.
May 5, 2017
Purchased
7 months ago
Growing Zone:
8
Doing great!
July 7, 2017
Purchased
3 months ago
Growing Zone:
8
Growing great in a container. Starting to see new growth and hopefully next year will see some fruit
September 19, 2017
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
7
nice
simply, very nice.
May 31, 2017
Purchased
4 months ago
CARA LOOKING GOOD!!!
Received my Cara in GREAT healthy condition mid Feb. 2017, see pic attached, was a Valentine's gift for hubby, very pleased. It has grown about 1 1/2' - 2' taller and gotten bushier, need to stake the top already, falling over. Can't wait until it gets big enough to produce some fruit!
May 9, 2017
Purchased
7 months ago
Growing Zone:
7
First Timer
I bought this tree late summer and transplanted it to a larger pot in the fall. Currently sitting inside near a sunny location. Although losing some of the bottom leaves the top ones look healthy. I will await to see what progress I have this year. Although I can plant it outside here in Eastern Carolina I might transplant it to a large pot and grow on my deck and bring in over the winter. I will update on it's progress,
December 30, 2016
Growing Zone:
8

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Cara Cara Orange Tree



Step 1: Dig Your Hole


Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Cara Cara 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.

Planting & Care

Step 2: Place Your Plant


Next, separate the roots of your Cara Cara 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.

Step 3: Backfill Your Hole


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 Cara Cara Orange Tree again after the transplant is complete.


Questions & Answers

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This tree just arrived in perfect condition. These look yummy!
Merrily S on Aug 14, 2017
Had tried these before and loved the flavor
Ruth S on May 29, 2017
This tree just arrived in perfect condition. These look yummy!
Merrily S on Aug 14, 2017
sweet tasting orange
Kelly W on Jul 22, 2017
Had tried these before and loved the flavor
Ruth S on May 29, 2017
Add says very sweet
shan r on May 25, 2017
I like the taste of it, but never received the tree, can't ship to Texas
Leonor M on May 11, 2017
It was the best, sweetest naval orange I have ever tasted. Very low acidity.
Brad B on Apr 12, 2017
This tree was picked, because the tree was named after a special person, and would be a great remembrance.
Cory C on Apr 3, 2017
Unique. Hardy and low maintenance.
Stacy m on Feb 24, 2017
Have been eating these oranges from the grocery store and they are awesome, sweet, juicy and just the right size. Want to try and grow my own!
Debbie B on Feb 13, 2017
Love this fruit
Linda T on Feb 12, 2017
I enjoy the great taste of this orange - better than others that are readily available in the grocery so I thought I'd give growing it a try. I have had excellent success growing potted citrus trees and they are easy to care for so why not add an orange
Monty H on Jan 28, 2017
a fresh orange juice in the morning is good for my Health. No need for additional sweeteners, it is all natural.
Crisanne C on Dec 24, 2016
Backyard Garden
Logan P on Dec 6, 2016
I love the way they taste.
Amy H on Oct 29, 2016
Because Cara Cara Oranges are the best oranges on Earth
Edward C on Sep 17, 2016
As a hardy and extremely delicious orange variation this will be be a welcome addition to my growing fruit and vegetable collection.
Jesse N on Sep 15, 2016
Can't find locally
ROBERT G on Aug 11, 2016
One for myself and one for my son.
Sharon S on Jul 28, 2016
Planting in memory of my Mother whom recently passed away from Breast Cancer, she wanted a fruit tree planted and she loved oranges.
Stormy W on Jul 21, 2016
I chose this fruit because I have tastes some a t school and enjoyed the flavor. I'm a teacher and wanted to grow some in my classroom
James Michael J on Feb 28, 2016
sweet tasting orange
Kelly W on Jul 22, 2017
Add says very sweet
shan r on May 25, 2017
Can a potted Cara Cara Orange tree spend Spring and Summer outdoors on the deck and Fall and Winter indoors?
Sammie on Apr 21, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, citrus trees are great for indoor plants during the colder seasons.
Where can I find cara cara oranges and have them shipped to me?
Jill S on May 26, 2015
BEST ANSWER: We currently carry the 1-2 ft size.
can it endure cold temperature? around 30F
Angie H on Jun 14, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it goes down to zone 8 according to our hardiness zone map which can be at temps of 10-20 degrees.

http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm
If this grows 8-12 feet, how can you grow it indoors when most ceilings are 8-9 ft?
Suzette C on Sep 29, 2016
BEST ANSWER: From what I understand, that height is for trees growing in the ground. Growing it in a container will automatically limit the size of the tree. You can also prune if necessary, but only as little as possible to not reduce fruit production.
is this a year round patio tree?
jeff q on Sep 19, 2016
BEST ANSWER: For zones 8-11 you can keep it out doors, for zones 4-7 you would need to bring indoors in the winter.
Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm
does it grow indoors?
Nubia A on Jul 15, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi Nubia
It is zoned 4-11 as a patio plant. On the patio during spring and summer after your last frost and indoors just before your first frost.
If I buy the 2-3' Cara Cara tree , how many years until it will give fruit ?
Karen S on Aug 14, 2016
BEST ANSWER: It can take up to 2-3 years to produce.
Can this plant ship to California?
song t on Jul 28, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Agricultural restrictions prohibits us from shipping it into your state.
Is Cara Cara self pollination?
Mercedes M on Feb 22, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes it is self pollinating.
i Live in zone 8 portland oregon can i plant this cara cara orange tree outside without having to worry about it dying it says you can plant outdoors zone 8-11?
Josue V on Aug 28, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, that should thrive in your area.

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