Citrus fruits, planting, maintenance, Western Australia
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ALTHOUGH well suited to our climate, citrus trees do not always thrive in the metropolitan area because of the unsuitable soil conditions in some suburbs.
Lemons can usually be grown successfully and grapefruit are worth persevering with, but oranges and mandarins are better suited to the loamy soils of the Gosnells, Guildford and Hills districts.
"Citrus growing in the home garden,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 2:
2, Article 12.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol2/iss2/12