COMMON NAME: LEMONICIOUS DWARF, MEYER LEMON
Pot Size: 20cm / 8″ / 200mm
Citrus fruits are notable for their fragrance, partly due to flavonoids and limonoids. The juice contains a high quantity of citric acid giving them their characteristic sharp flavour. They are also good sources of vitamin C and flavonoids.
FACTS: Citrus juice also has medical uses; lemon juice is used to relieve the pain of bee stings. Oranges were historically used for their high content of vitamin C.
Position: Full sun to part shade
Height: 1m – 2m
Width: 2m – 2m