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Finger Lime Tree- Standard

Citrus australasica

$89.00

Citrus australasica, the Australian finger lime tree or caviar lime tree, is a unique lime variety in a standard size that bears oblong fruit that look like fingers with juicy capsules within. The fruit has a lemon-lime flavor when fully ripe in the fall. Finger limes are often used for food and beverages.

Availability: In stock

Description

  • Single 5 gallon
  • Standard tree
  • Long oblong fruit
  • Fruit contains juicy capsules
  • Capsules have a lemon-lime flavor
  • Fully ripe fruit in fall
  • Fruit often used for food and beverages

Care Tip

GENERAL CARE INSTRUCTIONS : Water Citrus regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Once the citrus tree is established you can reduce the frequency of irrigation. To encourage healthy new growth, add a general purpose fertilizer before spring time and prune during winter.

Details

Water NeedsModerate
Light NeedsFull Sun
Bloom ColorPink, White
Growth Habitbranching, Tall, Upright
Box Dimensions11 × 11 × 35 in
Item Weight20.0 lbs

Growing Zones

USDA Growing Zone Map
degrees(F) Zone degrees(C)
-40 to -30 3 -40 to -34.4
-30 to -20 4 -40 to -34.4
-20 to -10 5 -28.9 to -23.3
-10 to 0 6 -23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10 7 -17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20 8 -12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30 9 -6.7 to -1.1
30 to 40 10 -1.1 to 4.4
40 to 50 11 4.4 to 10