Citrus Kumquat standard

Citrus Kumquat standard

Pot in cm: 15

Height in cm: 50 (including pot)

Kumquat tree, also known as Citrus japonica - native to eastern Asia, is an easy-to-grow fruit tree. Kumquat is a small fruit shrub that bears edible fruit, the entire fruit is edible.

Light: bright spot, direct sunlight - the more sun the better

Soil:  special citrus compost or well draining ericaceous potting compost or sandy loam slight clay

Watering: regularly but not too much as soon as the soil is dry, soil needs to be moist but not wet

Fertilizer: need regular fertilizer (apart from cold winter) with diluted liquid fertilizer

Humidity: During winter, when the heating is on, regular misting helps to increase humidity