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DWARF LEMON - MEYER Citrus limon

Lemon Meyer Lemon - Meyer Botanical Gardens in Brisbane Lemon Blossom with Bee Dwarf Lemon Meyer For Sale 4 litre Bag Leaf of the Dwarf Lemon Meyer

This popular variety of 'lemon' is not a true lemon but likely to be a natural hybrid between a lemon and an orange. The lower acidity and reduced bitterness makes it one of the most widely grown home-garden varieties. Very hardy and prolific. The dwarf rootstock, flying dragon modifies the top growth making this a dwarf plant that is ideal to use planted out or as a pot specimen.

PriceAvail.PropPotBuy Options
$29.00 0 Grafted 4litre Email Me When Available In Production
Grown From Climate Height Frost tol. Pollination req'd Evergreen/Deciduous Harvest period
Grafted Warm Temperate - Subtropical 1-2 Hardy No Evergreen April - September
 

Question & Answer

Hello there, may i know whats the difference between The "Lemon Meyer Grafted" and the Dwarf Lemon - Meyer Grafted" , please let me know, i want to order one or two of them, thanks From:

The rootstock of the dwarf variety is a flying dragon which makes the size of the plant much smaller. This normal Lemon Meyer uses a rootstock that does not stunt the trees size and will grow 2-4m. The Dwarf Lemon Meyer will grow 1-2m. However the Lemon taste and Lemon size of the fruit are all exactly the same as they are both Meyer Lemons. #DwarfLemon753

I am living in northern Melbourne, Victoria & am wondering if this would survive on a quite sunny balcony in a pot? From: BRUNSWICK WEST VIC

The Eureka it is a large vigorous lemon and is likely to outgrow it pot. You would find that the dwarf meyer is perfect for pots and better suited to Melbournes climate.

Hello. I'm looking to buy a lot a lemon to plant in my front yard. Just wanted to know how tall it could potentially grow in the ground. Cheers! From: WISHART QLD

We don't sell Lots of Lemon. It is a Meyer Lemon selection which grows about 1-2mts. We do grow the standard Meyer Lemon and the Dwarf Meyer Lemon they grow about 2-3mts and 1-2mts respectively #LemonMeyer757 #DwarfLemon753

My mother is 88 years old and lives in Maryborough QLD and asks will I live to see it produce fruit so what would you suggest as fast growing lemon would it be the grafted dwarf lemon? From: Evatt ACT

We recommend that you remove all the flowers and fruit from your young tree for the first two years to allow your tree to establish into a strong healthy plant before letting the fruit mature as otherwise it will put all its energy into the fruit, you want a young tree to put its energy into roots and shoots for the first two years. #DwarfLemon753

Hi , I was looking to buy a eureka lemon tree to grow in a pot? Is it possible or do I have to buy a dwarf variety? Do you guys ever produce dwarf eureka lemon trees? From: PENSHURST NSW

Yes you can grow them in a pot. It will stay small because of root restriction #LemonEureka754 We do not sell them as a dwarf variety but we do sell the #DwarfLemon753

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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 9/10

Treetopsdreaming's Edible Fruits
Update: 861 days 22hrs

Comments: -

This small shrub has been prolific and low maintenance. Perfect for a busy family!


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Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 2

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: organic extra pellets

When I Fertilise: Yearly


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted)

Kath's Edible Fruits
Update: 1798 days 7hrs

Comments: -

Loaded in flowers, attracting lots of bees.

Planted: 127

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1


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K1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2180 days 6hrs

Comments: -

Struggles as it has wet feet in the shale/clay and although growing isnt entirely happy

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Fruit Harvest: 1 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

When I Fertilise: When Fruiting and Spring

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 6/10

Sheree's Edible Fruits
Update: 1858 days 12hrs

Comments: -

A bit slower growing than some of my other citrus but putting on a nice small crop this year.

Fruiting Months May, June, July, August

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 12 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

After Fruiting

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: When Fruiting and Yearly

Organic Status:Partially Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 5/10

CairnsGal1's Edible Fruits
Update: 1477 days 2hrs

Comments: -

Like lemons...

Had negleted this one in a pot - therefore failure to thrive. Have just recently transplanted to ground and new shoots are appearing... will update later.

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control:

white oil and copper fungal contral

Organic Status:Organic


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Kazj's Edible Fruits
Update: 2205 days 18hrs

Comments: -

Excellent juicy fruit throughout the year. In summer it is attacked by fruit fly.


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 8/10

Jjasinsk's Edible Fruits
Update: 1814 days 9hrs

Comments: - I love the tree so far and we haven't even got any fruit from it yet! It does give us beautiful flowers that scent our patio, and there are some lemons growing on it now that should be ripe in a few months. 

Planted: 2010

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Cutting) 10/10

Krazykangaroo1's Edible Fruits
Update: 1480 days 7hrs

Comments: -

Although this was bought as a dwarf meyer (not from Daleys), I think it is too sour to be a Meyer. It is on its own roots and is only 1m tall but bears heavily. It is a great fruit tree.

Fruiting Months January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Planted: 2006

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 2 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Summer

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Yearly and Spring

Organic Status:Partially Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 7/10

Sarah's Edible Fruits
Update: 541 days 11hrs

Comments: -

No fruit for first two years, making up for it this year with 12 lemons on it currently and more flowers coming on.

Planted: 2012

Height 1 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 10/10

WendyBellbirdPark1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2154 days 14hrs

Comments: -

Had this 8 months and have just put it in the ground. Heaps of small lemons coming on. A great little plant.Didn't water enough when we had a week or more of hot weather. Lost a lot of leaves and fruit. We managed to get to it in time and save it and  have a lot of fruit coming on for around xmas

Fruiting Months November and December

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control:

Ecco oil and healthy Earth products


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 10/10

Julie1's Edible Fruits
Update: 920 days 6hrs

Fruiting Months May, June, July, August, September, October

Planted: 2005

Height 1.6 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 20 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 2 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pruned By: 5% in After Fruiting

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Chicken manure

When I Fertilise: Winter and Spring

Pest Control:

White oil on scale and citrus leaf miner.

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Cutting) 5/10

Jimmy's Edible Fruits
Update: 2180 days 10hrs

Comments: -

Well, it's actually a LOTSA lemons.

Planted: 2008

Height 0.5 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Summer

Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Too much

Pest Control:

Leafminer and aphids.

Organic Status:Partially Organic


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Jenny's Edible Fruits
Update: 1150 days 7hrs

Comments: -

Lots a Lemons

A gift from a family member who nearly killed it, doing great now and actually a lot less trouble than my tree in the ground

Planted: 2011

Growing: In a Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer

Arcobelina's Edible Fruits
Update: 654 days 13hrs

Fruiting Months January, February, March, October, November, December

Planted: 2006

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Fruit Harvest: 50 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 3 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: When Fruiting, Winter, Spring

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 10/10

Russ3's Edible Fruits
Update: 564 days 6hrs

Comments: -

short stocky and lots of lemons. Easy to keep happy if you feed it enough.

Planted: 2012

Height 50 Centimetres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 1 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: composted cow/chicken manure, seaweed, liquid fertiliser

Pest Control: home made insecticidal soap


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer 8/10

Edgo's Edible Fruits
Update: 255 days 10hrs

Comments: - Fruits well. Good fruit quality.

Height 1 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Winter and Spring


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 10/10

Slicko's Edible Fruits
Update: 112 days 10hrs

Comments: -

We have had Myer lemons for many years and have found them to be a much valued addition to the garden and kitchen, easy to take care of and incredibly productive. Their only issue is their susceptibility to fruit fly which can be beaten by bagging the fruit

March 2015. The tree has gone though another flowering and is setting fruit at the moment. This was the habit of the one we had at our other home.. flower spring and autum, setting fruit each time. April 2015: A lot of fruit has now set and another crop of flowers has appeared.

Fruiting Months November

Planted: 2013

Height 1.8 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 2 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Spring

Pest Control: Pest oil and fruit bagged

Organic Status:Partially Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer 10/10

TimBeck's Edible Fruits
Update: 1963 days 9hrs

Comments: -

Lot's A Lemons - Present for my eldest daughter...anything to get her into the garden.

Height 30 Centimetres

Qty: 1

Pollination: No


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 8/10

IanPayne1's Edible Fruits
Update: 1275 days 16hrs

Comments: -

Growing well

Planted: 2011

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Shade

Water Given in: Spring

After Fruiting and Summer

When I Fertilise: When Fruiting


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Paltahead's Edible Fruits
Update: 1445 days 3hrs

Comments: -

A friend has one which fruits prolifically and love the juice from these lemons. AS we use lemons almost daily, this is a must fruit tree for our yard.

Planted: 2009

Height 2 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 2

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly and Spring

Question:

Have I got a dud?  I bought my first meyer as a small bush and has been planted into large pot and grown steadily for three years. Is large and bushy and attractive although leaves yellow at the moment.  BUT this Meyer has THORNS!!!! and not one flower at all in 3 years. 


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 10/10

Bethiepie's Edible Fruits
Update: 1219 days 14hrs

Comments: -

Always doing something

Fruiting Months March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November

Planted: 2011

Height 5 Feet

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Hand Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Bat Guana

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

A few Scale bugs but nothing to alarm me just yet.  Hand picked off and have not seen again yet. 3/30/12 

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer

MandySri1's Edible Fruits
Update: 1024 days 11hrs

Comments: - Small growing,  suitable for pots.

Planted: 2011

Growing: In a Pot

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted) 8/10

Brenton's Edible Fruits
Update: 70 days 8hrs

Comments: -

September 2014: Planted December 2013.  It was uprooted by the dogs but has survived well.  Is flowering (though I remove them) and appears to have some new growth coming on.  New soil and compost with plenty of mulch.

November 2014: This has been attacked by aphids quite badly but I was reasonably quick to get onto it.  Monitoring this on a near daily basis to ensure it doesn't happen again.  This has produced the least amount of growth of the plants in the soil, but has flowered particularly heavily.  Flowers are still being removed.  A bit of a disappointment this season after it grew so well last season (before being uprooted).  Hopefully it will establish itself again and take off - it has had a bit of a rough time between pets and pests.

February 2015: This plant has come back reasonably strongly since changing fertiliser.  It has an abundance of new growth and looks strong and healthy.  Very happy with the returns on this since it has re-established itself.  Growth has meant this plant has saved itself from the compost bin!

Have been experimenting with different fertilisers (both organic and otherwise).  Have found that Searles Fruit & Citrus Food works quite well as a base, with Yates Citrus Liquid plant food.  Quite hesitent to purchase liquid fertilser at the start but very happy with the result.  Have been some pest issues but the impact has been quite minor and simple to manage.

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination

Fertiliser or Organics Used: Seaweed, compost and blood and bone

When I Fertilise: Spring

Organic Status:Organic


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Dwarf Lemon - Meyer (Grafted)

Kath's Edible Fruits
Update:  

Comments: - Dry, lack of water. Sick


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Jo1's Edible Fruits
Update: 2143 days 4hrs

Comments: -

Haven't got so must have LOL

Pollination: Self Pollination


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