Fortune Mandarin is one of the most aromatic and classic mandarins of our collection.
We don’t know exactly about its origin, it probably comes from China, or India.
-Tree features: Plant is medium in vigour, light green in colour.
-Leaves:Leaves are small in size, lanceolate in shape, and light green in colour.
-Shape: Fruit is a small round to slightly flattened at the poles mandarin.
Skin is very thin and aromatic.
-Flavour: This fruit is so fleshy and sweet, but also aromatic just like all classic mandarins. It is seedy inside.
-Colour: Fortune Mandarin is orange to yellowish depending on ripening time.
SEASON OF RIPENESS
Season of ripeness: It starts to produce fruits from Winter , but fruits hold well on trees for several months.
It usually starts to bloom during Spring.
HOW TO USE IT
-In the Kitchen: This fruit can be eaten just like any other mandarin.
You can make amazing marmalades, cakes, desserts, liquors and anything else with it.
-Ornamental: It’s a nice looking plant.
According to our tests, in the Greenhouse, or in a covered area, it can resist to a temperature of – 8 °C.
This variety needs to be maintained like a normal Lemon.
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