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Citrus limon 'Meyer'

Meyer Lemon

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Citrus limon 'Meyer'
Principal Common Name Meyer Lemon
Common Name(s)
Description Glossy dark leaved lemon tree with fruit that is rounder, thinner skinned and more orange yellow in color than typical commercial lemons. Flavor is less acid and tree bears fruit year round.
General Comments
Nativity Southeast Asia
Height Range 6 - 12 FT
Spread Range 7 - 15 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 8 : 9 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Glossy : Leathery : Smooth
Form Tree
Flower Color White with purple tinge
Flower Time Continuous
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Moist : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Attracts Bees : Container Plant : Edible : Evergreen : Flavor : Fruit : Heat Tolerant

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