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Citrus sinensis - Blood Orange
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Category : Fruit Trees
Family : Rutaceae (Citrus)
Origin : Italy (Europe)
Flower Color : Orange Red
Bloomtime : Winter/Spring
Evergreen : Yes
Height : 4-8 feet
Width : 6-8 feet
Exposure : Full Sun
Irrigation Req. : Medium Water Needs
 
 
Botanists have reported another Blood Orange variation in Madrid, Spain. It is said to be a bit large and more acidic. Spanish natives referred to the fruit as "Sanguinello." Often in the inner city bars of Madrid, many local alcoholic drinks are formed using this lovely fruit.