Tahitian Lime 3L

$24.99

Cross between Mexican lime and citron or lemon. Small, thin-skinned, seedless limes with juicy, acidic flesh. Very distinct lime aroma and flavour. Mature limes have a pale greenish-yellow skin. Strong growing, compact tree densely foliated with dark green leaves and almost no thorns. Great in pots. Grows approximately 3m high x 2.5m wide.

Requires a position in full sun or light shade. Thrives in a warm and sheltered position. Soil should be well draining but with adequate moisture provided during fruit development. Tolerates light frost and winds. Heavy feeders, benefiting from a regular dressing of fertiliser and mulch every 3 months.

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Sunlight:Full sun, Filtered/partial sun
Temperature:Medium, light frost OK
Wind:Indifferent to most wind except stormy conditions
Moisture:Grows in average garden conditions
Texture:Average garden conditions
Colour:White
Height:3m
Width:2.5m
SKU: CIT TAH 3L Categories: , , ,

Description

Cross between Mexican lime and citron or lemon. Small, thin-skinned, seedless limes with juicy, acidic flesh. Very distinct lime aroma and flavour. Mature limes have a pale greenish-yellow skin. Strong growing, compact tree densely foliated with dark green leaves and almost no thorns. Great in pots. Grows approximately 3m high x 2.5m wide.

Requires a position in full sun or light shade. Thrives in a warm and sheltered position. Soil should be well draining but with adequate moisture provided during fruit development. Tolerates light frost and winds. Heavy feeders, benefiting from a regular dressing of fertiliser and mulch every 3 months.