Flower Database

TV orange

Basic information
Flower Name
TV orange
Formal Name
Citrus unshiu
Alias
TV orange, Citrus unshiu, 温州蜜柑
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Evergreen shrub
Comment
TV Orange , scientific name:Citrus unshiu, is native to Japan and is the evergreen shrubs of the genus Citrus, Department of citrus and it's fruits. Distributed in Kanto South Pacific or inland sea coast. Small white valve 5 flowers bloom in early summer. It is familiar by the so-called "orange", we are eating in the winter fruit. Fruit shape is spherical like crashed down on the flat, and ripe orange from green autumn-winter (House cultivation of all the year round there) the distribution. Fruit acidity and moderate sweetness. Main production is Wakayama, Ehime, Shizuoka. Easy fruit while watching TV with their Peel and eat so called 'TV Orange' are popular abroad.
Common name: TV Orange, scientific name:Citrus unshiu, aka: Mandarin orange (Tangerine), origin: Japan, distribution: Kanto South Pacific or inland sea coast, Environment: warm, life-forms: evergreen shrubs, tree height: 2-4 m, leaf: long ovoid, phyllotaxis: alternate, margin: dull saw blades have, single paragraph flowers, flowering: may the flower color: white, size: 3 cm, Star: 5 petaled flower, fruit type: liquid fruit and fruit shape: Oblate spherical, fruit skin color: Green right Orange, fruit diameter: 5-8 cm
Detailed information
Order
Sapindales
Family
Rutaceae
Genus
Citrus
Species
C. unshiu
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Orchard
Color
White
Season
May
Height
200  ~ 400  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 3