Exotic & Citrus Fruit

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Growing Dwarf Citrus Trees Indoors, Part 1

Grow your own citrus inside!

Guide to Pruning Citrus Trees for Optimal Production

Proper pruning keeps your citrus trees healthy and productive.

Protect Citrus Trees From Frost

Ensure a successful harvest with some simple solutions.

How to Prune Your Strawberry Plants

Control your strawberries and ensure that they continue to flourish year after year.

4 Pineapple Varieties

There are more than a hundred varieties of pineapples.

Tips for Growing Pineapples

Pineapples are usually cultivated in tropical regions.

How to Grow an Avocado Tree

If you love avocados and have some patience, you can grow your own tree from a pit!

How to Transplant Strawberry Runners

Get a big, productive strawberry patch year after year by transplanting runners!

Train a Pomegranate Tree with an Espalier

The 4 things you need to know to train your tree.

How to Identify Fruit Trees

There are 6 types of fruit tree. Can you tell a drupe from a pepo?

Picking Citrus: Orange and Grapefruit

Today, fresh citrus–orangesand grapefruit especially–is available year-round thanks to citrus'

How to Protect Your Citrus Fruit From Pests

Many garden pests love citrus fruit. Some varieties eat and destroy the fruit itself while others suck

Citrus Care: How to Fertilize Citrus Trees

Citrus care consists of a number of tactics, like proper watering and monitoring for pest problems and

Soil Testing and Preparation for Citrus Plants

Soil testing to prepare for citrus plants is an important step in growing healthy, fruit-bearing trees.

Selecting Citrus Varieties For Your Home Garden

The most important factor in selecting citrus varieties for your home garden is the year round climate

Harvesting Citrus: Lemons and Limes

Among home backyard fruits, citrus lemon and lime trees are one of the most popular. Deciding when to

Citrus Tree Care in the Winter Months

Proper citrus tree care in the winter months can be critical for the health of your tree. Methods of

Citrus Fruit Trees vs Dwarf Citrus Fruit Trees

Citrus fruit trees that are grown commercially consist of a fruiting variety (desired cultivar) called

Kaffir Lime (Citrus Hystrix) vs Key Lime (Citrus Aurantifolia)

Both the kaffir lime (species Citrus Hystrix) and the key lime (species Citrus Aurantifolia) originated

Key Lime Trees (Citrus Aurantifolia): Why Pruning Matters

Citrus aurantifolia, or Key Lime Trees, are ideal plants for homes and small spaces. Dwarf key lime trees

Caring for a Mandarin Orange Tree (Citrus Reticulata)

The citrus reticulata is a small tree that originated in southeastern Asia. The mandarin is simple to

Climate for Grapefruit Trees (Citrus Paradisi)

The citrus paradisi or grapefruit thrives in a subtropical climate. The time it takes for the grapefruit

Bitter Orange (Citrus Aurantium) vs Sweet Orange (Citrus Sinensis)

Citrus aurantium and Citrus sinensis are two of the most popular kinds of citrus fruits. Many people

Orange Trees (Citrus Sinensis): Growing the Classic Citrus

Citrus sinensis is the everyday orange that you see in fruit stands and even in your kitchen. This kind

Caring for Lemon Trees (Citrus Limon)

Citrus limon, or more commonly known as lemon, is a mainstay in many kitchens around the world. This

How To Prune Your Cherry Tree

A cherry tree will yield a much better harvest when it is pruned correctly. While pruning your cherry

Protect Your Cherry Tree From Birds

If not protected, a cherry tree will become a giant bird feeder. Birds love to perch and pick the cherries

3 Tips On Growing Lime Trees

Having your own lime tree can be a wonderful addition to any home or garden. Growing a lime tree isn’t

Orange Tree Types Explained

A local tree care expert can advise a you about the variety of orange tree that thrives in your location.

How to Plant a Young Cherry Tree

Besides producing a great tasting fruit, a cherry tree will add great color to your garden. It is,

Maintaining An Orange Tree: Helpful Tips And Pointers

Having an orange tree in your orchard is a wonderful addition. There are many things that can be done

Pruning Orange Trees Step-By-Step

The proper care for your orange trees is essential if you want to enjoy fresh oranges for any length

Growing Watermelon in Your Square Foot Garden

Watermelons can be grown in a square foot gardening system.

Organic Fruit- How To Grow Great Grapes!

Growing your own organic fruit can be tough at first, but once you get used to recognizing what your

Organic Fruit- How To Grow That Perfect Watermelon

You can produce organic fruit quite easily in your own backyard, free of chemicals and additives, which

Why Organic Fruit May Contain Just as Many Pesticides

The debate rages on that organic fruit may contain just as many pesticides as non-organic. Recent research

How to Grow Fruit Trees in Pots

People typically grow fruit trees in pots if they lack of enough outdoor space, soil or climate conditions.

How to Protect Your Fruit Trees from Wildlife

Fruit Trees are a welcome addition to your yard or garden. Humans are not the only ones to enjoy fresh

Growing Pomegranate: Propagate by Cuttings to Ensure Quality

Pomegranate trees are becoming a more popular fruit tree to have in your backyard. They not only add

Identifying Harmful Pineapple Diseases

The pineapple is one of the most popular fruits consumed worldwide. Pineapples tolerate various soil

Pineapple Harvesting Tips

Pineapple is one of the most commercially grown fruits in the world. It is also one of the most preferred

Caring for Your Pineapple Plant

Growing your own pineapple plant may seem like an exotic dream, but with a little care you can grow a

How to Grow Hydroponic Pineapples

Nowadays, pineapples are successfully grown by hydroponics. Nutritionists believe that fruits, vegetables

Protecting Your Pineapple Plants from Pests

Pineapple plants are inherently disease resistant; they do not succumb easily to diseases or pests like