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Citrus (Lemon) 'Variegated Pink' ('Pink Lemonade')

Lemon
Rutaceae
Evergreen, Edible fruit, Trees, Decorative fruit or berries

CITRUS

As landscaping plants, citrus offer year-round attractive form and glossy deep green foliage; also bear fragrant flowers and decorative fruit in season. If you want quality fruit, your choice of varieties will depend on the total amount of heat available through the fruit-developing period (need varies according to type) and on the winter cold in your zone.

Citrus flowers attract bees.

For detailed information about citrus selection and growing, see How to choose and grow citrus.

Citrus (Lemon)

Low heat requirement makes lemons widely adapted and especially appreciated in regions where sweet oranges and grapefruit won’t ripen. Theyse do best year-round near the coast, though some varieties are very successful in the desert.

'Variegated Pink' ('Pink Lemonade')

Sport of ‘Eureka’ with green-and-white leaves and green stripes on immature fruit; everbearing like ‘Eureka’. Light pink flesh doesn’t need heat to develop color. This handsome landscape tree grows 20 to 25 ft. tall.

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