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Plant description:

An evergreen tree bearing yellow skinned acidic fruit with yellow pulp. The fruit has a very sour taste. Plant in a sunny position in fertile, well-drained soil. Young leaves/foliage is reddish and then become dark green above and light green below. Lemon trees bear white, star shaped flowers. The fruit is aromatic.

Family: Rutaceae

Botanical Pronunciation: SIT-rus LEE-mon

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Botanical name

Citrus limon

Plant Care

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Flowers

Lemon trees bear white, star shaped flowers.

Common name(s)

Lemon

Foliage

Young leaves/foliage is reddish and then become dark green above and light green below.

Uses in landscape design

Medeteranian , Edible garden

Planting instructions

Plant in a sunny position in fertile, well-drained soil.

Fruit

Lemon trees bear yellow skinned acidic fruit with yellow pulp. The fruit has a very sour taste and is aromatic.

Soil conditions

Well drained , Fertile

Uses

Uses:: Cullinary: yes Medicinal: yes Cultural: Commercial: Cosmetics: Other Uses: indoor plant Part Used: Attracts: Features:

Lemon trees bear white, star shaped flowers.

Young leaves/foliage is reddish and then become dark green above and light green below.

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