Lisbon Lemon

Citrus limon 'Lisbon'

SKU
2578
Productive, commercial variety that is more tolerant of heat, cold, wind, and neglect than other lemons. Fruit can be harvested year round in most areas. Evergreen. Full sun. Vigorous-growing to 30 feet tall and 25 feet wide. Cutting grown and grafted on CRC 343 Grapefruit rootstock.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationSIT-rus LEE-mon
Average Size at MaturityVigorous growing to 30 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Design IdeasGive it room to spread to 30 feet and this Citrus will make a handsome statement as a specimen tree in the landscape. A good choice for more extremes of heat, wind and cold within its range. Bears juicy lemons year-round in most areas.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitRound
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseContainer, Espalier
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureEasy Care, Edible, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureEdible Fruit

Provide well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a citrus fertilizer in spring; repeat in fall.

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