Skip Navigation
Last Visited »

Hurricane Irma

As we continue our recovery and cleanup efforts, please visit the Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.

Orange Geiger (Cordia sebestena)

Orange Geiger treeDescription: A moderate-growing, orange flowering tree with a dense rounded evergreen canopy. Flowers appear throughout the year with small edible white pear-shaped fruit.

Size: Medium (15-20 feet in height).

Location: Plant at least 30 feet from power lines and 16-22 feet from your house. Full sun with well-drained soil.

Salt tolerance: Moderate to high.

Watering: Water during planting and for one year thereafter. May need to water during fruiting if under drought conditions.

Fertilization: Do not fertilize until 6 months after planting. Call 305-248-3311 ext. 228 for fertilizing information specific to your tree.

Pruning: Wait one year to prune. If staked, remove after six months.

Back to Top Page Last Edited: Wed Jul 24, 2013 12:20:37 PM

You are now leaving the official website of Miami-Dade County government. Please be aware that when you exit this site, you are no longer protected by our privacy or security policies. Miami-Dade County is not responsible for the content provided on linked sites. The provision of links to these external sites does not constitute an endorsement.

Please click 'OK' to be sent to the new site, or Click 'Cancel' to go back.