mandarin orange tree


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Related to mandarin orange tree: Citrus reticulata
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Noun1.mandarin orange tree - shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removedmandarin orange tree - shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed; native to southeastern Asia
mandarin orange, mandarin - a somewhat flat reddish-orange loose skinned citrus of China
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
citrus tree, citrus - any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus Citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds
tangerine, tangerine tree - a variety of mandarin orange
clementine, clementine tree - a variety of mandarin orange that is grown around the Mediterranean and in South Africa
satsuma, satsuma tree - a variety of mandarin orange
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5 mandarin orange tree branches (approximately 18 in.
The site is also planted with rows of cherry and plum trees, gardens, natural forests, and the local specialties of Shizuoka Prefecture, tea bushes and mandarin orange trees.
There is a large all-over pattern of mandarin orange trees (a symbol of longevity) and open cypress fans (symbols of ever-expanding prosperity), which were dyed using a paste-resist process.