Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck

Common name

English: Navel Orange, Sweet Orange

German: Apfelsine, Orange

Portuguese: Laranja

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Sapindales (66)

        Family: Rutaceae (18) (family description)

          Genus: Citrus (3)

           Epithet: sinensis (L.) Osbeck (3)

sinensis => of Chinese origin

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical, tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Citrus sinensis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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