• 67384
    • Dwarf Meyer Lemon - 1 Potted Plant
    • $14.99

Dwarf Meyer Lemon

A sweet, less acidic lemon

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Sorry Cannot Ship to: AE AK AZ CA FL GU HI LA PR SC TX

Product Details

A favorite of home chefs, this variety blossoms with a heavenly citrus scent followed by medium-sized, orangeyellow fruit year round. Lemons are tangy, juicy and even slightly sweet when ripe. Make sure to move indoors for winter in Northern areas. Selfpollinating. Not available in AZ, CA, FL, LA, SC, TX

  • Zones: 9 - 10 (30° F.).
  • Height: 2 - 3 feet.
  • Spacing: 1 plant per pot. If planted in the ground in zones 9 - 10, space 4 - 6 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same level as in the pot.
  • Spread: 2 - 3 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Bright, indirect sunlight.
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained, rich, moist, sandy loam soil.
  • Pruning: Late Winter pruning helps promote more compact look.
  • Pollinator: Self-pollinating. Will need to hand-pollinate if indoors.
  • Yield: Varies.
  • Color: White.
  • Foliage: Evergreen, glossy foliage.
  • Blooms: April.
  • Flowers: Fragrant blossoms.
  • Fruit: Medium-sized, round, thin skinned, more orange colored, tangy, juicy, slightly sweet when fully ripe. Fruit that is grown indoors in a pot can take up to a year for the fruit to ripen.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Size: 3/4 inch white flowers.
  • Comments: Nothing freshens the air like the pleasant fresh citrus fragrance given off by the beautiful, waxy white blossoms of these unique tropical plants. Move to a bright light indoors for the winter. Four hours or more of direct sunlight from a South window. Let plant approach dryness before watering. Average indoor humidity levels. Day temperature 65 - 70 degrees F; night temperature 50 - 55 degrees F. Use an acid-balanced fertilizer throughout the year and add trace elements in Spring. Leaves will drop if soil is too wet or too dry. High Ph or high soluble salts can cause leaf yellowing. Will not bloom if light is too low. May need to hand-pollinate for better fruit production. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, AZ, CA, FL, GU, HI, LA, PR, SC, TX.
    • 67384
    • Dwarf Meyer Lemon - 1 Potted Plant
    • $14.99