Pick N Eat – Lemon Meyer

Compact evergreen tree with glossy green leaves suitable for containers in courtyards or espaliered along a sunny wall.

NAME Lemon Meyer
BOTANICAL NAME Citrus limon x sinensis
KEY FEATURES The lemon tree bears heavy crops of round, medium golden yellow fruit over several months.
The highly nutritious lemon juice can be squeezed and added to drinks or to flavour Thai dishes.
GROWING CONDITIONS Performs best in a sheltered sunny position in well drained soil.
PLANT CARE Avoid deep cultivation to prevent root damage and water well in dry weather.
Apply a slow release fertiliser in early spring and late summer.
Prune in late spring to remove weak growth.
Full Sun drain fertilise pots
Full sun Well drained soil Fertilise Great for pots