These stunning extra large Lemon Trees are absolutely amazing. Covered in masses of lemons ready to ripen over the next couple of months. Probably the only lemon trees of this size for sale in the UK. Citrus trees instantly bring a piece of the Mediterranean to your garden. Grown in a sunny, sheltered position they will produce crops of delicious sweet fruits even in the UK, with only basic maintenance.
The Citrus Limon, or Lemon Tree produces large quality yellow fruit usually oval in shape. The thick skin has oil glands dotted over the surface and the flesh is juicy with a sharp flavor.
Perfect as an ornamental tree too, glossy dark green foliage, beautifully scented white blossom and tasty fruit year after year. A very pretty tree, great for growing in containers on a patio as well as your garden. This tree is self-fertile.
Latin Name: Citrus Limon.
Common Name: Lemon Tree.
Hardiness: Hardy down to -5
Growth: Evergreen ornamental fruit tree with glossy green leaves and delicious, sharp tasting fruit usually yellow in colour and oval in shape. Easy to grow. Fragrant white blossom.
Sun: Full sun.
Flowering Season: Late Spring.
Soil: Free draining.
Moisture: Water freely in summer. Less in winter.
Feeding: Feed every 2 weeks through summer.