Definition of Sweet orange tree

1. Noun. Probably native to southern China; widely cultivated as source of table and juice oranges.

Exact synonyms: Citrus Sinensis, Sweet Orange
Terms within: Sweet Orange
Group relationships: Genus Citrus
Generic synonyms: Orange, Orange Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sweet Orange Tree

sweet gum tree
sweet gum trees
sweet hereafter
sweet iron
sweet leaf
sweet lemon
sweet lime
sweet marjoram
sweet melon
sweet melon vine
sweet mother of Jesus
sweet nothings
sweet oil
sweet oils
sweet orange
sweet orange tree (current term)
sweet oranges
sweet pea
sweet peas
sweet pepper
sweet pepper plant
sweet pepperbush
sweet peppers
sweet pickle
sweet potato
sweet potato vine
sweet potatoes
sweet reseda
sweet rocket
sweet roll

Literary usage of Sweet orange tree

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"... late in coming into bearing, their fruit is of variable quality, and the roots of sweet Orange tree» are likely to get the "foot-rot," or nial-di-goma. ..."

2. A Southern California Paradise (in the Suburbs of Los Angeles): Being a by Farnsworth, R. W. C, R. W. C. Farnsworth (1883)
"From all that can be gathered from the most reliable sources, it would seem probable that Portugal has the honor of first receiving the sweet orange tree ..."

3. The Forest Flora of North-west and Central India: A Handbook of the by John Lindsay Stewart, Dietrich Brandis (1874)
"... of a bitter Orange having been produced from the seed of a sweet Orange-tree, or a sweet Orange having arisen from the seed of a ..."

4. The Cultivated Oranges and Lemons, Etc. of India and Ceylon: With Researches by Emanuel Bonavia (1888)
"There is no instance of a bitter orange tree from the seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ..."

5. The Cultivated Oranges and Lemons, Etc. of India and Ceylon: With Researches by Emanuel Bonavia (1888)
"There is no instance of a bitter orange tree from the seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ..."

6. Origin of Cultivated Plants by Alphonse de Candolle (1886)
"is no instance of a bitter orange tree from seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ... In 1709, the orange trees ..."

7. Origin of Cultivated Plants by Alphonse de Candolle (1885)
"is no instance of a bitter orange tree from seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ... In 1709, the orange trees ..."

8. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"... late in coming into bearing, their fruit is of variable quality, and the roots of sweet Orange tree» are likely to get the "foot-rot," or nial-di-goma. ..."

9. A Southern California Paradise (in the Suburbs of Los Angeles): Being a by Farnsworth, R. W. C, R. W. C. Farnsworth (1883)
"From all that can be gathered from the most reliable sources, it would seem probable that Portugal has the honor of first receiving the sweet orange tree ..."

10. The Forest Flora of North-west and Central India: A Handbook of the by John Lindsay Stewart, Dietrich Brandis (1874)
"... of a bitter Orange having been produced from the seed of a sweet Orange-tree, or a sweet Orange having arisen from the seed of a ..."

11. The Cultivated Oranges and Lemons, Etc. of India and Ceylon: With Researches by Emanuel Bonavia (1888)
"There is no instance of a bitter orange tree from the seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ..."

12. The Cultivated Oranges and Lemons, Etc. of India and Ceylon: With Researches by Emanuel Bonavia (1888)
"There is no instance of a bitter orange tree from the seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ..."

13. Origin of Cultivated Plants by Alphonse de Candolle (1886)
"is no instance of a bitter orange tree from seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ... In 1709, the orange trees ..."

14. Origin of Cultivated Plants by Alphonse de Candolle (1885)
"is no instance of a bitter orange tree from seed of sweet oranges, nor of a sweet orange tree from the seed of bitter oranges. ... In 1709, the orange trees ..."

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