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Cara Cara Orange Tree

$45.00$350.00

A light red color flesh, medium size orange with sweet and juicy flavor. The skin is Fruits have navel, and thought to either be a mutation of the Washington navel orange. However, it may have been a cross of the Brazilian Bahia Navel Orange.

Cara Cara has low acidity, and unique flavor with hints of cherry, blackberry, and rose petals.The amazing fruit is ideal for eating or juicing was discovered at Hacienda de Cara Cara in Valencia, Venezeula.

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We guarantee our plants to be true-to-name as labeled and in good health when they leave the nursery. Notify us immediately if there is a problem with any items in your order, such as damage to the plants. Plants are perishable, we do not provide unconditional replacement. If you experience a problem with a plant later in the growing season. We will be fair and will do our best to keep you satisfied. Depending on circumstances, we may offer a 1-time only half-price replacement of the cost of the plants. This half price replacement does not include shipping to send the replacement trees.  For more information, please visit our Guarantee and Returns  page

Cara Cara Orange Tree Information and Care

This orange has a small navel, slight oblong shape, and no blush on the skin. Average thickness of the skin, produces very well. The flesh of Cara Cara Orange has the deep pink, dark color of a red grapefruit.

As an evergreen citrus, Cara Cara grows well in the full sun. Plant in well draining soils and water regularly until trees establish. Use organic citrus food fertilizers. Fertilize with more nitrogen during the Spring and Summer growing season. Provide more phosphorus and potassium during the Winters. Citrus tree fertilizers usually have more Calcium, Magnesium, and Iron.

Prune orange trees in the Winter while the whether is cool to manage size. Thin orange trees in the Summer. Remove spurs, suckers, and branches going the wrong direction. Also, take out any shoots growing from under the graft, from low on the tree, or in the center that reaches little light. Remove any dry fruit, twigs and branches to open the tree to more like. Also, paint the trunk with white water based paint before the Summer heat to prevent sun damage.

Specifications

Bloom Color

White

Sun Exposure

Full Sun

Watering

Regular

Maintenance

Regular

Plant Type

Evergreen

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