Pruning Orange Trees? What You Need to Know.
Whether you’re caring for young or established orange trees (Citrus sinensis, USDA zones 9 through 11) eventually you’ll need to prune them. The good news is that – as far as pruning orange trees is concerned -- less is more. Why? Because their strong, flexible branches seldom break and because they’ll set fruit anywhere even a bit of sunlight penetrates their leaves. For helpful pruning hints, read on.