Citrus trees of all varieties make great specimen trees to add to landscapes in the subtropical and tropical areas of the United States. They are beautiful trees, with deep green foliage, that also produce edible fruits. The family of citrus includes oranges, tangerines, kumquats, lemons, limes, grapefruits, pummelos as well as others.
Sliced citrus fruits
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