Seto Satsuma Mandarin Orange (Citrus reticulata)


Seto Satsuma Mandarin Orange

Citrus reticulata

  • Smaller sized slices, popular with children
  • Fruit appears just in time for the holiday season
  • Excellent smaller sized tree for any landscape
  • Attracts butterflies

The Seto Satsuma varieties produce one of the most delicious, sweetest and easiest to peel mandarin fruits loved by almost everyone! This tasty, seedless fruit is especially popular with children, due to the smaller sized slices that are easy to pop into their mouths. As an added bonus, the fruits appear between Thanksgiving and Christmas, just in time for the holiday season and family get-togethers. Seto Satsuma can grow in most kinds of soil, is cold hardy and loves full sun exposure. It’s an excellent smaller citrus tree for the Houston area and looks fantastic when grown in pots or planted in a garden.

As fantastic as the fruit of Seto Satsuma may be, its look is equally appealing. It features evergreen dark green foliage that contrasts beautifully with the bright orange fruit. The springtime blossoms are not just beautiful - they also produce a wonderful fragrance that is sure to please the senses and attract butterflies.

Come visit Big Tex Tree Nurseries, we’ll be glad to help you select the perfect Seto Satsuma mandarin trees, whether you’re looking to plant in your backyard or grow in a pot for portability. With proper fertilizer, this tree will explode with growth. Big Tex has teamed up with the top fertilizer-producing nursery to design ideal fertilizers, supplements, liquids, and pellets ideal for treating Houston’s dense soil with the nutrients and vitamins essential for growing a beautiful landscape.

Grow your own fruit, because homegrown fruit always tastes better! At Big Tex, we take pride in offering Seto Satsuma trees with the sweetest and juiciest mandarins in all of Texas and we have some available at fruit producing age!