Evergreen, Edible fruit, Trees
Citron was the first type of citrus to be cultivated. Plant is small, thorny, irregular in shape; grown for big, fragrant, unusual fruit. Very sensitive to cold.
‘Buddha’s Hand’. Fruit isdivided into “fingers” that containall rind and no pulp. Bearssome fruit all year round.
‘Etrog’. Fruit resembles a big,warty-skinned lemon with drypulp; the peel is sometimescandied.
Very ornamental trees withattractive leaves and big, perfumed, waxy white flowers. Clusters of usually...
Large fruit (2 1/2 in. wide) for mandarin. Tart-sweet,aromatic flavor when ripened inwarm interior cli...
Largest species. To 70 ft. tall, 30 ft.wide. Finest texture, with dark green branches.