Tangerine Tree Varieties

RobinsonDancyMurcott (Honey Tangerine)Sunburst
King MandarinPonkan (Chinese Honey)SatsumaClementine

Robinson Tangerine Tree

robinson tangerine treeMatures: Oct–Dec
Seeds: varies 1–20
Fruit size: small-medium 2 1/2"–2 3/4"

Comments: Very sweet. Peels easily. Deep red flesh and peel color.

Dancy Tangerine Tree

dancy tangerine tree Matures: Dec–Jan
Seeds: many 6–20
Fruit size: small 2 1/4"–2 1/2"

Comments: One of Florida's oldest tangerine varieties. Deep red peel color. Excellent fruit quality. Very easy to peel.

Murcott Tangerine Tree (Honey Tangerine)

ortanique orange tree Matures: Jan–Mar
Seeds: many 10–20
Fruit size: medium 2 3/4"

Comments: Exceptionally sweet with a zipper-like peel. Yellowish-orange peel, deep red flesh. Heavy bearer.

Sunburst Tangerine Tree

sunburst tangerine tree Matures: Nov–Jan
Seeds: varies 1–20
Fruit size: small-medium 2 1/2 "–3"

Comments: Bright red peel and flesh color, excellent eating. Peels easily. Matures after Robinson and before Dancy.

King Mandarin Tangerine Tree

King Mandarin Tangerine Tree Matures: Mar–Jun
Seeds: many 5–15
Fruit size: large

Comments: Easy to peel. Superb sweet flavor. Deep orange flash. Fairly cold hardy.

Ponkan Tangerine Tree (Chinese Honey)

ponkan tangerine tree Matures: Dec–Jan
Seeds: few 3-7
Fruit size: large 2 3/4 "–3 1/4"

Comments: Excellent fruit quality. Peels easily. Low acid and cold hardy.

Satsuma Tangerine Tree

satsuma tangerine tree Matures: Sept–Nov
Seeds: few 0–6
Fruit size: small–med 2 1/4"–2 1/2"

Comments: Peels easily. Early harvest, can be harvested before full peel color. Cold hardy. Sparse foliage growing habit.

Clementine Tangerine Tree

clementine tangerine tree Matures: Oct–Feb
Seeds: few 0–6
Fruit size: medium 2"

Comments: Sweet, easy to peel. Orange colored skin. Cold hardy.