Citrus, Lime ‘Kieffer’ (‘Kaffir’)
Evergreen, Edible fruit, Trees
The various limes range from moderately to extremely cold sensitive; they are most reliable in areas where hard frosts are uncommon. Can succeed in colder areas if grown in pots and protected in winter. Depending on variety, fruit may be intensely sour or nearly devoid of acid.
Leaves and bumpy, sour fall fruit are used in Thai and Cambodian cooking. Available mainly in California.
First rosy-fleshed navel; bears at the same time as ‘Washington’. Rich flavor.
Grows to 6–8 ft. tall and wide, with gray foliage and light purple flowers. ‘Green Cloud&r...
Citron was the first type of citrus to be cultivated. The plant is small, thorny, irregular in shape; ...