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Citrus limon Lemon : fact sheet


Species name:
Citrus limon Lemon
Common names:
Lemon, Lemoen
Description:
Lemon, Small Fruit Tree

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Small - below 700cm ,A tree ,Food Tree
Usage:
Fruit/Nuts ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Traditional Medicine ,Pot-pourri
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Yellowish/Orange/Goldish Tones ,Edible ,Fruit fragrant
Flowers:
Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Crunched Particularly Fragrant