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My Southern California (zone 10a) garden has all kinds of plants mixed together; roses, ferns, succulents, vegetables,....

Fortunella crassifolia 'Meiwa'

  • Season Icon Late WinterLate Winter 2019
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lovestogarden

So delicious! #kumquat #fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #meiwa #citrus-kumquat #kumquattree #citrus #gyo #edible #fruit #firstcrop ever! #southerncalifornia #california 26 February 2019

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cyndi

Is this the one where you can eat the whole thing peel and all?

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lesliecole49

There was a gone wild kumquat tree on my walk to school that we enjoyed when in season

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lesliecole49

Yes @cyndi or, you can peel them. The skin is soft and tart and compliments the fruit

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lovestogarden

Yep, @cyndi, and I pop one in my mouth and enjoy all but the seeds....I'm saving those. 😁

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lovestogarden

Oh, #lesliecole49, how nice to enjoy that on a walk to and from school! A good memory for you. 💞

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cyndi

Lol I think I remember eating these as a kid.

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gjones

Oooh! They're so tasty!

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lovestogarden

They do make a lasting memory @cyndi 😋💓

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lovestogarden

@gjones, yes they are! 💓

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lovestogarden

So many #flowers! I hope to have a lot of #kumquat #fruit this year. #gyo #citrus #citrus-kumquat #Fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #southerncalifornia #california 28 August 2018

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gjones

So pretty, lovely foliage and flowers and oh I do love kumquats!

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lovestogarden

...and she is still so little, #gjones. ❤️ Kumquats are delicious. My mother had a tree for many years. Good tasty memories. 😋

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lovestogarden

The first and only #kumquat has some new color. #gyo #citrus

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kimguy

I hope it tastes good once it matures.😎💜

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lovestogarden

#fruit #citrus-kumquat #Fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #southerncalifornia #california 2018

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lovestogarden

A #kumquat ! The only one the winds did not blow off the flower. That is my little finger, so it is small, but, ain't she cute?! #gyo #citrus #fruit #firstfruit

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ShelleySnyder

She's such a little cutie!!😉💘😍

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lovestogarden

#citrus-kumquat #Fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #southerncalifornia #california 2018

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lovestogarden

#citrus #kumquat #semidwarftree #flower #firstfruit #blooming

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lovestogarden

#fruit #citrus-kumquat #Fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #southerncalifornia #california 2017

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lovestogarden

#citrus #kumquat #semidwarftree #flower #firstfruit #blooming

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lovestogarden

#fruit #citrus-kumquat #Fortunellacrassifolia-meiwa #southerncalifornia #california 2017

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