Nagami Kumquat

Fortunella margarita

Nagami kumquat is a heavy producer of small, oval, bright orange fruit. This cold hardy citrus has a sweet rind and sour, juicy flesh. A favorite fruit of Asian cultures and are especially popular during the holiday season. Their small, compact form makes this a great choice for smaller landscapes and containers. It is available in semi-dwarf and standard sizes.

Detailed Info  
Light Needs Full Sun
Tree Size 4-6 ft. semi-dwarf, 8 ft. standard tree
Skin Color When Ripe Bright orange
Flesh Color Light orange
Flavor Sweet rind, sour flesh
Seedless No
Fruit Use Fresh eating, preserves
Self-Fruitful Yes
Fruit Season November to March
Water Needs Regular water
USDA Zone 9-11