Dwarf Lime - TahitianCitrus latifolia
Specifications of Dwarf Lime - Tahitian
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 1-2m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Sometimes
Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas SA
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Frequent Watering, Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Dwarf (1/2 Normal Size), Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 4-5 Years
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Perfect Drainage (Sand/Volcanic), Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months April, May, June, July, August, September
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Customer Tips & Reviews Dwarf Lime - Tahitian
WOLLONGONG WEST, NSW, Australia
Combined graft with Washington Navel, Ruby Grapefruit and Minneola Tangelo on dwarf rootstock. I hope its a winner
BROWN HILL, VIC, Australia
This is the Sublime patio Lime. Looks beautiful! have not had any fruit as of yet, over half the leaves dropped off over winter as it gets cold here even with sheltering the plant. But in spring it put on so much new growth it's lusher than ever.
SUNBURY, VIC, Australia
Who doesn't like citrus? Trying to grow a variety of different citrus on my block for some Winter fruit. Was in blossom upon receipt from Daleys but pruned all off to allow for stronger root and branch growth.
KADINA, SA, Australia
I love limes and their versitility, I'm looking forward to having fruit grow!
RUNCORN, QLD, Australia
I recieved my Tahitian Lime and my Lots-of-Lemons as Christmas gifts in 2014. And wow, these things have been put through the ringer.Any pest capable of getting something from a citrus, has attacked my babies. ARGH!This was repotted into a large 70 L t...
THAGOONA, QLD, Australia
Planted November 2015. So too young to make any review as yet. It's currently in full sun. I water almost daily depending on weather. I planted in a 75 litre planter bag with a BIG bottom layer of course grade pine bark then kind of equal amounts of...
Bardon, QLD, Australia
looking healthy. growing well. not much fruit yet but only in it's 3rd year
Carina Heights, Qld
Fruits very well. Good quality fruit.
Cranbourne nth, Vic
Puts out a ton od flower buds every few months, I then thin fruitlets, but the insane 2013 winds have taken them all each time. Very pretty tree with lovely arching branches. My favourite citrus for cooking with, hopefully I can harvest the next lot.
Burnside, VIC, Australia
I purchased a full size Tahitain before realising there were dwarf varieties available. I wanted to plant them in pots so I purchased this one. This tree is now in 50L plastic pot and doing well, not as good as the ones in the ground but is growing str...
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Keperra, QLD, Australia
great little dwarf lime. second year now and has fruit growing (gave one lime first year).
Sippy Downs, QLD, Australia
Also another citrus which gives me grief with the shrivelling up of leaves and diseases. Had a few fruit this year, very nice limes.