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Mexican Key Lime Semi-Dwarf Tree

Citrus Aurantifolia

$89.00

The Mexican Key Lime semi-dwarf tree is a fast growing lime tree. It is an all time favorite known for producing its small juicy limes used for garnishing drinks, baking and teas. Sometimes called the Bartender’s Lime.

Availability: In stock

Description

  • Single 5 Gallon
  • Known as the Mexican Lime, or Key Lime in Florida, or “Bartenders Lime”.
  • Vigorous grower, grows to a moderate 6-12′ tall tree.
  • Fragrant Flowers
  • Fruit is small, golf ball sized.
  • Prefered fruit of Bartenders & bakers
  • Frost sensitive, protect from frost or sub freezing temperatures.
  • Very juicy. Perfect for drinks, dessert, baking & garnish
  • Citrus arrives 30″-36″ tall (excluding can height)
  • Grafted onto semi-dwarf C-35 rootstock.
  • We can not ship citrus trees to Hawaii, Texas, Florida, Louisiana, Arkansas and Arizona.

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 amount of water being used. To encourage healthy new growth, add a general purpose fertilizer before spring time and prune during winter.

Details

Growth HabitTall, Upright
Box Dimensions11.25 × 11.25 × 47 in
Item Weight20 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