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Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« on: February 18, 2018, 12:09:34 PM »
I have been unable to locate any sugar belles.  Does anyone know a source for a grafted sugar belle (Harris Citrus does not have it available) or seeds?

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2018, 10:25:49 AM »
I saw them yesterday at local Flea market in 2gal pots. They were air layers not grafted.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2018, 10:59:34 PM »
Looking for a source that can ship out of FL or that comes from outside of FL.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2018, 01:28:49 AM »
What I was trying to say, look at your local Flea Markets, you may find one there. It wasn't easy for me to find it in FL and I was surprised to see it at the Flea Market.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2018, 07:09:05 PM »
Brite Leaf Nursery says they will have some this spring.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2018, 09:55:15 PM »
Did they tell you approximately when?  Thanks for the info!

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #6 on: May 26, 2018, 07:48:31 AM »
The Cara Caras I pre ordered are supposed to be ready next month.  You may want to go ahead and contact Anna or Amber @ Brite Leaf and place order. Also check to see what rootstock they are on.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #7 on: May 26, 2018, 03:21:44 PM »
Sugar belles are delicious! I have a few seed saved from my last couple of fruits if you can't find a grafted tree.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #8 on: May 26, 2018, 08:59:50 PM »
I agree Eyeckr, that's why I bought one at the southeastern citrus expo last fall.  It is now in the ground with several fruitlets already sizing up.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #9 on: May 26, 2018, 09:42:06 PM »
Thanks for the offer.  If this falls through i will definitely get some seeds from you

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #10 on: May 28, 2018, 01:47:25 PM »
Just added a dwarf Sugarbelle to my order from Brite Leaf...So I know they have them. To arrive next month.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #11 on: May 28, 2018, 02:23:12 PM »
Are they open today?

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #12 on: May 28, 2018, 06:43:46 PM »
Amber replied to my e-mail today.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #13 on: May 29, 2018, 02:20:31 PM »
Thanks for the tip I got a sugar belle kishu and Marsh grapefruit ordered today on rubidoux

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #14 on: May 29, 2018, 06:19:38 PM »
They have Kishu on rubidoux? Now I have to add another tree to my order..Lol

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #15 on: May 29, 2018, 08:57:52 PM »
What is rubidoux?

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #16 on: May 29, 2018, 10:40:25 PM »
It is a variety of trifoliate rootstock, not a hybrid like swingle.

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2018, 10:54:17 AM »
I think the Rubidoux trifoliate was named after the Rubidoux mountains near Riverside, California

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #18 on: June 12, 2018, 04:40:24 PM »
They have Kishu on rubidoux? Now I have to add another tree to my order..Lol

Have they contacted you about shipping your order yet?

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Re: Sugar belle seeds or grafted tree
« Reply #19 on: June 20, 2018, 12:51:50 PM »
Sorry for the late reply, Countryboy1981. I talked to Amber today via e-mail and my trees are shipping out on Monday.


 

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