Lime 'Mexican Key', Semi-Dwarf
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen citrus with dark green, glossy leaves. Sweet, juicy limes ripen from late winter to early spring. Semi-dwarf tree makes for a great container plant.
- Landscape Size: 6'-10' tall, 6'-10' wide
- Light Requirement: Full Sun
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 8, 9, 12-24
- Growth Habit: Upright, Rounded
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Evergreen, Fruiting, Edible Fruits, Fragrant
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Prefers enriched, well draining soil. Prune to thin in early spring. Feed with Citrus and Fruit Tree Food after new growth begins. Cover with frost cloth at night to protect foliage from hard winter frosts.ebstone-organics-citrusfruittreefood,bonide-pruningsealerbrushtop,theplanket-rectangle10x20,greenall-plantingmix,corona-174-ergonomic-bypass-pruner