Can You Grow Oranges in East Texas?

The more cold-hardy citrus species, such as mandarin orange, tangerine and satsuma, grow in east Texas, where USDA hardiness zones range from 8a in the north to 9a in the south.

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Marie Roberts is a freelance writer based in north central Florida. She has a B.S. in horticultural sciences from the University of Florida. Roberts began writing in 2002 and is published in the "Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society."