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Swingle hybrid -Citrus Rootstock

Swingle hybrid -Citrus Rootstock

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The Swingle Citrumelo is a Phytophthora and nematode resistant rootstock, released by the US Department of Agriculture in 1974. It has excellent compatibility with navel oranges, grapefruit, and fingerlime, 

Swingle can overgrow some oranges and Imperial Mandarin. Noted not suitable for Eureka  Lemon.

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How To Grow Swingle hybrid -Citrus Rootstock

Climate
Tropical - Subtropical


Position
Full sun


Height
Gets to 1.5- 2 metres


Pollination
Self pollinating


Propagated
Cutting


Time to Fruit
1-2 years


Watering
Moderate watering with good drainage


Harvest
September - April


Frost/Cold Tolerant
Above 5 degrees


Deciduous
No


Grow in a Pot
Yes


Quarantine Restrictions
WA