Orange Trees

Orange tree

Zone 85351 | Rodsuemorkert added on January 26, 2018 | Answered

Our oranges do not seem to grow as big as the last few years. They are sweet like in the past but remain a little green on top part of orange. We water 2 times a week same as in the past. Also fertilize the first of every month when we are here. We are here December thru mid April .

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on January 26, 2018

This can happen over time. It would also help to add a little sulfur in the form of iron sulfate, as well as a little extra potassium and phosphorus, as sometimes they will need a little boost for fruiting.

Depending on where you are located, Much of the eastern U.S. has been a little cooler this year, which has affected many citrus crops.

This article will give you more information:

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Orange Trees
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More