Mandarin | Imperial
Mandarin | Imperial
Mandarin | Imperial
Mandarin | Imperial
Mandarin | Imperial
Mandarin | Imperial
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Mandarin | Imperial

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$30.00
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$30.00
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The Imperial mandarin tree is a firm favourite with our customers, producing a crop of loose skinned, easy to peel fruit with few seeds. The tree is attractive with mid-to-dark green leaves and gorgeous bright orange fruit. It's the earliest of the mandarins to fruit and a true classic to have in your garden or orchard! It grows well when planted in a pot or in the ground.

Read more at our Citrus Fruiting Months page.

Please contact us if you have any questions about buying this fruit tree.

Tree Specifications

Scientific Name
Citrus Reticulata 'Imperial Mandarin'
Fruiting Months
Early season fruiter (more info) (calendar)
Purchase Height
1.5 - 2.5 feet
Maximum Height
2 - 5 metres
Pot Size
4 Litres
Propagation Method
Grafted (find out more)
Self-Pollinating
Yes

Tree Options / Variations

We may stock our fruit trees in a variety of options. In general, the advanced and extra-advanced trees are taller and more mature than the standard trees and will likely start fruiting sooner. If you have any questions about which is the best option for you, please contact us to discuss.

Most dwarf fruit trees are pot-friendly and can comfortably be kept to a size that suits smaller spaces like courtyards, balconies and verandas and planted out into smaller spaces.

Top Tips for Planting

  • Plant in full sun
  • Prefers well-drained soil with plenty of organic matter

Top Tips for Growing

  • Regular watering whilst the plant is getting established and then moderate watering ongoing and as needed
  • Benefits from a good citrus fertiliser applied as directed and mulch around the base of the plant leaving a gap of a few centimetres away from the trunk

FAQs

Is it suitable for growing in pots?

Yes, it will grow well in large pots.

How much water does it require?

Regular watering for the first 12 months whilst it is becoming established and moderate watering ongoing and as needed.

When will it start fruiting?

18 - 36 months after planting.

Delivery Information

Please contact us if you would like to discuss delivery options. There is a minimum order requirement of $65 and delivery charges apply. Alternatively, order online and come and collect from us. See our Collection and Delivery Policy (Shipping Policy) for more information.


Fruit Trees make Great Gifts!

How about giving a Fruit Tree for someone's birthday or special occasion?

For something extra special, you can choose a tree that will bear fruit around that time.

Check out our Fruiting Calendar to find the perfect variety.

Not sure what to choose? Consider a gift card.