Citrus fortunella marginata 'Nagami Kumquat'

Plant Group: Evergreen Fruiting
Genus: Citrus
Species 'Var': fortunella marginata
Common Name: 'Nagami Kumquat'

Quick Facts:

Small evergreen fruiting tree. Highly ornamental tree with delious orange teardrop shaped fruit that can be eaten whole. The inside is still quite sour, but the skin has the sweetest flavour when eaten together it produces an unusual refreshing flavour. Fruit ripens mid to late winter and always crops very heavily, making a spectacular looking small tree. It is ideal for pots. Tolerant to cold.

Height: 3-4m
Width: 2m
Rate of growth: Slow

Foliage:

Smaller leaves than most citrus.

Flowers:

White flowers

Fruit:

Small orange tear drop shaped fruit that can be eaten whole