Persian Lime Tree

Persian Lime Tree
Images shown are of mature plants
Regular price $59.99 Sale price $59.99
Size:
  • 1-2 ft. $59.99
  • 2-3 ft. $79.99
  • 4-5 ft. $119.99
  • 5-6 ft. $139.99

Product Details

Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors

(hardy down to 20℉) 
    
      4-11 patio
    
     / 
    
      8-11 outdoors
    
   Map 4-11 patio / 8-11 outdoors
Mature Height:
15-20 ft.
Mature Width:
20 ft.
Sunlight:
Full Sun
Spacing:
15-20 ft.
Growth Rate:
1-2 ft.
Botanical Name:
Citrus latifolia
Does Not Ship To:
AZ, CA, TX, FL

Product Description

The Biggest Limes You Can Grow

• Produces giant, seedless limes with amazing flavor and fragrance.
• Fruit tastes better than anything you'll find at a local gourmet market
• Fills the air with a wonderful citrus scent when it blooms in spring

Giant, Delicious Limes
The Persian Lime Tree is what most of us picture when we think of a “typical” lime, though frankly the taste of this lime is not typical; it is delicious. This wonderful tree was commercially cultivated in Florida starting around 1882. For more than a century, the Persian Lime was extensively grown in that region, then in 1992 Hurricane Andrew devastated the crop. You can now re-establish this delicious lime in your own backyard!

Sun Loving
The Persian Lime Tree is not difficult to grow if we remember that limes love full sun and heat. At 30°F they will become damaged and below 24°F they die. We would not recommend planting them in the ground below zone 9/9b or 10. If you live in zone 8 and have a protected and sunny area, you may have luck, however, we recommend planting in a pot that can be moved indoors.

Easy to Grow
When planted, it must be in well-drained soil, pH neutral or slightly acidic. In planting, the hole must be at least twice the size of the root ball and the root ball should be in a mound above soil level to create better drainage.

Low Maintenance
The Persian Lime Tree should be watered regularly after being planted. For the very best yields, prune the mature trees to about 8 feet tall.

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Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately, however some orders may ship in 1-2 business days (we do not ship on the weekends) from date of purchase. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

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$30 - $39.99 $19.99
$40 - $59.99 $22.99
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$100 - $124.99 $29.99
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When will I receive my plants?

Zones 3 & 4 ship the week of April 29th, 2019
Zone 5 ships the week of April 14th, 2019
Zone 6 ships the week of April 7th, 2019
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