Orange Trees
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Citrus Tree Feeding

Anonymous added on March 21, 2011 | Answered

What do I feed the orange tree and the grapefruit tree to ensure that the fruit is sweet? Does the same fertilizer work on peach, apricot, and nectarine?

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Nikki
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Answered on March 22, 2011

This article will help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/citrus/fertilizing-citrus-trees-best-practices-for-citrus-fertilizing.htm

A balanced fertilizer like 10-10-10 or 20-20-20 will be fine. Follow the directions on the package when applying, simply because different manufacturers have different application directions. Most home and garden centers will carry them. If possible, find a citrus fertilizer (you should be able to find them at garden nurseries) which will also make sure that micro nutrients are supplied.

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