Citrus - Lemon - MEYER Dwarf

SKU: KGC01305

Size: 4 L
Sale price$36.00

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Citrus limon x sinensis "Meyer" offers garden enthusiasts a delightful blend of orange and lemon in a compact dwarf form. Boasting fragrant white blossoms that bloom from Djilba to Kambarang (late winter to spring), "Meyer" culminates in the production of juicy, slightly sweet lemons that carry a hint of orange flavour. Perfect for both culinary and ornamental use, this dwarf cultivar fits snugly in gardens with limited space or those wanting a potted citrus spectacle.

"Meyer" thrives when planted in the ground or pots, but for those with sandy soils, it's essential to boost the earth with a quality soil conditioner. It craves consistent watering, particularly from Kambarang to Djeran (spring to autumn) during warmer days. To support its fruitful yield, an application of citrus-specific fertiliser in Djilba (early spring) is advised. After enjoying the harvest, typically from Bunuru to Djeran (late summer to autumn), a light pruning will prime the tree for the next round of flowering.

Botanical Name Citrus x meyeri (limon x sinensis)
Common Name  Sweet Lemon
Cultivar Dwarf Meyer
PBR Name
Origin North-eastern India
Foliage Evergreen
Height 1 - 2 M
Width 1 - 2 M
Light Best grown in full sun, will tolerate part shade
Soil Well-draining sandy/loamy soil enriched with compost. Use a premium potting mix if planting in a pot.
Water Requirement Water regularly and consistantly through warm weather to produce juicy fruit and prevent splitting.
Lifespan Perennial
Flower Colour White with purple tinges
Flower Time Djilba (Early Spring) - Bunuru (Late Summer)
Toxicity All citrus fruit is toxic to cats. Lemons are toxic to dogs. Grapefruit can interfere with certain medications in humans. Non-fruiting parts of citrus plants are non-toxic. Citrus can have sharp thorns which can puncture skin.

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