Meyer Lemon (Citrus x limon 'Meyer') in the Citrus Fruits Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Citrus x limon Accepted
Citrus x meyeri Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 6 to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 4 to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Various insects
Parentage: Citrus x limon X Citrus reticulata

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Plant Events from our members
thomas From March 11, 2016 to March 26, 2016 Bloomed
thomas On October 20, 2014 Obtained plant
Purchased Tree in 5 gal container from the Clausen Nursery.
thequeen770 On April 5, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchase from Pikes, contained 2 plants. Separated, gave on to Martha and trimed the other back to tree form. Planted in large pot.
thequeen770 On May 4, 2013 Obtained plant
Purchased from Pikes. Planted in Large pot. Many blooms and lemons. Gave Pot and Plant to Martha when we moved in 10/2015. She kept it thru the winter and gave it back to me when we returned 7/2016. Did not get enough sun so no blooms. I fertilized and put in good sun this summer but only got one bloom that became a lemon as of 9/12/16
ricelg On January 6, 2018 Potted up
2 rooted cuttings from the most juvenile
ricelg On November 14, 2017 Miscellaneous Event
Took cuttings (4) from this plant...mostly 2 juvenile
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Meyer Lemon Tree - No Fruit by Luftbert Jan 20, 2019 4:22 PM 3
Meyer Lemon brown stalk by Chakuu Jan 17, 2019 1:13 AM 8
Lemon Tree Help by LCL Feb 16, 2019 6:42 AM 18
Meyer Lemon Tree - Mass Leaf/Bloom Drop by theurbanlemon Dec 25, 2018 7:06 PM 8
Citrus by Trgardener Sep 22, 2018 2:33 PM 4
New to Forum, question about potted orange/ lemon and fig trees by Matt133 Sep 12, 2018 8:05 PM 5
Meyer Lemon Tree Yellowing Leaves and Leaf Drop by Seedhunter Aug 28, 2018 12:48 AM 30
Meyer Lemon Tree by vlsmash16 Jul 29, 2018 5:19 PM 7
Frost Bags for Protecting Citrus Trees by patmorris1 Feb 5, 2018 5:11 AM 8
Plants surviving the cold thus far by piksihk Jan 31, 2018 1:13 PM 20

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