Plant Catalog - CALAMONDIN VARIEGATA
Citrus mitis 'Variegata'
Variegated Calamondin, Sour Acid Mandarin
A thornless citrus tree that produces small, edible fruit with acidic juice and thick, orange rinds. Foliage is glossy, dark green and variegated with irregular yellow markings. The compact form makes it perfect for container and indoor gardens. The juice is used to flavor drinks, tea, marinades, sauces, etc. Needs protection below 32 degrees F.
USDA zones: 8 - 11
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 12 - 24; H1, H2; or indoors
Mature size: 6 - 10 feet
Light needs: full sun to part shade
Water needs: moderate water