The tangerine is undoubtedly one of the tastiest citric fruits and that’s why many people like it so much. It possesses an exquisite flavor and an amazing aroma that makes it irresistible.
This citric autumnal fruit can offer you many health benefits. It strengthens the immune system, it contains anti-inflammatory properties, it helps you to have a proper lung functioning etc.
Fortunately, now you can cultivate your own tangerines at home, whether in the garden or in flowerpots! In this article, we are going to show you how you can cultivate this wonderful citric fruit and you will realize that it is very easy and economic.
You will need a medium- sized flowerpot with holes at the bottom for drainage. Lace small stones on its bottom, and use organic soil for better drainage. Additionally, use a bit of sand on the ground for better ventilation.
Next, sow the tangerine seeds, cover them well, but do not press them firmly into the soil.
Place the flowerpot on some sunny place.
You should occasionally add a fertilizer high in magnesium, zinc, and iron.
When the soil is dry to an inch deep, water the tangerines. Do not forget to cut the withered and broken branches.
When you gather your fruits, you should be gentle and careful, in order not to cause any damage.
Now you can enjoy your own, pesticide-free tangerines, and avoid the sprayed ones at the market, which are rich in chemicals that seriously damage health!