Evelyn Alemanni's Top Plant Recommendation: Favorite Fruit Trees for Southern California.
Casimiroa edulis 'Sue Belle'
Delicious fruit. But tree grows rather slowly.
Citrus aurantifolia Mexican Lime
Fast growing, prolific. Branches can be used in bouquets.
Citrus sinensis Naval Orange
Easy to grow and I love fresh orange juice.
Citrus x tangelo 'Minneola'
Fast growing tree, prolific fruits from fall to spring. Delicious as fruit or juice.
Ficus carica 'Panache'
This fig has yellow and green striped fruit that is beautiful and delicious. The tree grows quickly and bears prolifically.
Prunus salicina 'Burgundy'
Good looking tree with beautiful white - pink flowers in spring. Fruit is firm and delicious.