Citrus - Lemon Lisbon
For heaps of juice, and no seeds, in a big tree, choose Lisbon. Bumper annual crops of juicy lemons can be yours. Great variety for inland gardens as more heat tolerant. Try hard pruning Lisbon lemon as a tall security hedge, and use the thorns to advantage!
Citrus limon 'Lisbon' - lemon treeAPPEARANCE : Tall thorny attractive tree. Deep green leaves, small scented white blossoms, large smooth-skinned tart yellow fruits in abundance.
USE FOR : Feature planting, orchards and kitchen gardens, privacy hedging.
CLIMATE : Very heat tolerant variety. Needs a temperature over 5C.
PLANTING : Plant in full sun and well drained soil for maximum fruits.
CARE : Needs occasional pruning to keep it healthy and shaped. Feed annually, and spray if pest damage occurs with a safe treatment like Eco-Oil.
MATURE HEIGHT & WIDTH : to 6 m x 3 m. Keep at desired height with regular pruning.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.
You can see an example in the image gallery.
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