TypeFruiting SeasonComments
SunburstNovember – JanuaryVery good eating tangerine, easy to peel.
PonkanDecember – JanuaryGreat eating quality fruit, low seed count and easy to peel.
RobinsonOctober – DecemberExtremely sweet tasting with a dark orange flesh and peel.
DancyDecember – JanuaryMost common tangerine. Loose skin and sections very easily.
Beautiful color when mature.
Murcott (Honey)January – AprilVery cold hardy. Hybrid of tangerine and sweet orange.
2″ to 3″, low acid, high sugar, the very sweetest tangerine.
FallgloOctober – NovemberLarger than other tangerines, excellent eating, juicy, dark orange
skin color.
OrlandoNovember – January2″ to 3″, peels easily, sections well. Most widely grown tangelo
in Florida. More cold hardy than most citrus. Also use as a pollenizer.
MinneolaDecember – April3″, often exhibits a pronounced neck at the stem end of the fruit
(bell shaped). Not many seeds, but extremely cold hardy.
NovaNovember – DecemberMedium to large size. Easily peeled. Very juicy and sweet.
Very cold tolerant.



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  • Pokey’s Lake Jem Citrus Nursery

    3259 N. Orange Blossom Trail Zellwood, FL 32798

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