Synonym Names: Citrus limon "Improved Meyer'
Improved Meyer Lemon is an evergreen tree that grows 3'-6' tall and 3'-6' wide; it has year-around leaves that are glossy green. This tree likes well drained, loam soil with full sun. Lemon trees do best with lots of mulch around it. Water with drip irrigation or moving a hose around the base. When it's established, water this way, 2 times a month. It has white flowers and yellow edible fruit. Needs protection from the winter cold. Consider using as a potted tree which can brought inside in the winter. Pick up fruit on ground immediately to prevent fungus disease infecting fruit. Fertilize 4 times a year.
Low, Medium, Extra in Summer
Attracts Bees, Messy
9, 10, 11
12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Background, Patio, Walls / Fences
Container, Screen, Mass Planting, Shade Tree
Information by: Jerry Sortomme Editor
Photography by: Normans/ Mullany