Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors(hardy down to 20℉) 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors
- Mature Height:
- 8 ft. pruned
- Mature Width:
- 4-6 ft.
- Growth Rate:
- Harvest Time:
- Year to Bear:
- Can Fruit the 1st Year!
- Botanical Name:
- Citrus clementina
- Does Not Ship To:
- AZ, CA, FL, LA, TX
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Delicious Fruit, Easy and Effortless
Why Clementine Trees?
Sweet, juicy, and easy to peel, the Clementine is one of our favorite fruits. And with our Clementine Tree, you'll have these amazing treats right at home. And not only is their growth delectable, but this tree's fruit is virtually seedless.
Plus, it's got the easy growth to match its great-tasting fruit. Place the Clementine Tree on your patio - if you live in a cold climate, simply bring it inside during the winter. It produces abundantly and organically in sun-soaked areas, indoors or out.
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Even better? It has pest and disease resistance in tow. Trim to your desired size and watch the delicious growth emerge. It's that easy.
And the best part is that we've planted, grown and nurtured our Clementine Trees, long before shipping. That means you get a greater chance of success in your own garden.
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Clementine Tree Pollination
Clementine Trees are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Clementine Tree will drastically increase the size of your crop.
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Customer Reviews & Photos
My Clementine tree came full of leaves and in good condition. I'm exited to see it grow.
The tree arrived green and ready to plant. It is striving well on my patio. Will see how it does when I bring in for the winter. So far so good.
Healthy looking plant
The plant arrived healthy and true to height measurement as described. Too early for me to comment on how it will thrive and bear fruits.
Healthy little tree
The tree was only two feet tall but was and is perfectly healthy it’s still a little chilly for me to put outside and is probably to small to start producing any flowers so it is a waiting game now great product so far I am very happy with it
well the item hasn't reached fruition as to experience it's delectable fruits of yet. If your referring to the experience of obtaining this tree, so far so good. I transplanted in a 5 gallon container using the rocket root fertilizer I obtained from you. I have it indoors near the window and bring it out side when weather is 70 and above ( which is sporadic this time of year). I spray the leaves with a water sprayer and water the tree when needs it. I apply the proper amount of citrus fertilizer ( Espoma citrus fertilizer) as you so indicated. So far so good. I see little green tangerines , about 1/2 dozen or so at certain junctions of the tree. Zowee....... This is gonna be some experience watching them grow.
Planting & Care
1. Planting: Choose a location where your tree is going to get plenty of sunlight, 6 to 8 hours per day is best. They can tolerate some shade, but thrive in full sun.
Potted plants do enjoy a daily misting for humidity but placing a tray with rocks filled with water under the plant will feed humidity to the tree as the water evaporates.
If your winter temperatures are consistently below 40 degrees, plant your tree in a container that can easily be brought outside in the summer months and inside in the winter. A planter with built-in casters is a good choice so it can easily be moved. Choose a pot slightly larger than what it was shipped in that has plenty of holes in the bottom to allow for drainage. Be sure to plant in well-draining potting soil preferably recommended for acid loving citrus plants.
2. Watering: After watering (generally weekly), allow the top 2 to 3 inches of the soil to dry out completely before watering again. Mulching can help retain the soil moisture and also combat competing grasses/weeds.
For potted Clementines, stick your index finger into the soil down to about 2 inches. If there is moisture present, hold off on watering until it feels more dry at that depth. When ready to water, stop once you see it escaping the drainage holes at the base of the pot.
3. Fertilizing: Feed your Clementine Tree during the warmer spring and summer seasons with a citrus specific fertilizer once every six weeks. Espoma Citrus Tone is highly recommended but any organic fertilizer specifically for citrus should suffice. During the fall and winter season, ease back to fertilizing once every 2 to 3 months. Once the tree has matured a bit and has got a few years on it, you can skip the cold season fertilization. The same fertilizing regimen should be followed for potted Clementine Trees as well. Make sure to follow the application instructions written on the fertilizer bag.
4. Pruning: Pruning can be done at any time of the year for in ground planted clementines except in the winter. Make 45-degree angle cuts to remove dead or crossing limbs and also to thin out the tree to allow more light to flow between the branches. After the tree fruits, remove any dead wood and ventilate the center of the tree. Remove suckers as they form/grow from the base as they will steal away nutrients from the primary trunk of the tree. Pruning can be done at any time of the year for the potted Clementine.
5. Pollination: Simply take a small, dry, fine tipped paint brush and stick it into the center of the bloom. Swirl it around and collect the pollen on the brush. Go to the next bloom and repeat the process until every bloom has been treated. Do this once daily and don’t wash the paintbrush until after the blooms have been pollinated. The bloom will fall off naturally and the fruit will begin to form.
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Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately, however some orders may ship in 1-2 business days (we do not ship on the weekends) from date of purchase. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
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