Evergreen, Edible fruit, Trees
Citron was the first type of citrus to be cultivated. The plant is small, thorny, irregular in shape; grown for big, fragrant, unusual fruit. Very sensitive to cold.
‘Buddha’s Hand’. Fruit is divided into “fingers” that contain all rind and no pulp. Bears some fruit all year round.
‘Etrog’. Fruit resembles a big, warty-skinned lemon with dry pulp; the peel is sometimes candied.
Native to warm regions around the world, especially South America. Grows anywhere as an annual. Plante...
Fast grower to 40–60 ft. tall, 20 ft. wide. Has pendulous gray-green branches.
Vigorous, upright, thorny tree to 20–25 ft. tall; also available on dwarf rootstock (‘Dwar...