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Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

Citrus latifolia
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The small to medium fruit is pale lemon-yellow with smooth thin skin. The flesh is a translucent pale green, tender and juicy with a true acid lime flavour. It is best to pick the fruit green as it can suffer from rot if left to ripen on the tree.The dwar... Read More
Other Names: Citrus

$48.95

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)

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Frequent Watering, Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Dwarf (1/2 Normal Size)

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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Dwarf Lime - Tahitian Reviews & Tips

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mark
★★★★★ 6months ago

ASPENDALE, VIC

Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

I had an old Tahitian lime that had got too old and the root system had started to die off. I wanted another lime but a dwarf variety. Have planted into a hole filled with compost and mycogold. Still a bit cold in Melbourne but looking forward to seeing the first new shoots

Tina
★★★★★ 8months ago

MARIAN, QLD

Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

Arrived healthy and currently thriving with multiple new growth leaves

Judy
★★★★ 9months ago

REDBANK PLAINS, QLD

Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

Slowly growing, looking forward to a growth spurt come spring

tony
★★★★★ 10months ago

TAYLORS HILL, VIC

Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

Beautiful and growing nice in the garden

Ian
★★★★★ 11months ago

CALLALA BAY, NSW

Dwarf Lime - Tahitian

Refreshing when added to cold water in summer

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Kate816
★★★★★ 1y ago

ACACIA RIDGE, QLD, Australia

Going great, has lowanna strawberries growing around the base with some french marigolds and a french lavender as well. Doesn't seem to mind, in fact they may be acting like mulch perhaps. Al lthe fruit dropped this time, but that's to be expected with...

Evtilda1
★★★ 4y ago

KEMBLA GRANGE, NSW, Australia

Combined graft with Washington Navel, Ruby Grapefruit and Minneola Tangelo on dwarf rootstock. I hope its a winner

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Innoxa1
★★★★★ 5y ago

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.

Mindy1
★★★★ 5y ago

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.

JnrPermy
★★★★ 6y ago

KADINA, SA, Australia

I love limes and their versitility, I'm looking forward to having fruit grow!

branny1
★★★★ 7y ago

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...

Homegrownsbest
★★ 8y ago

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...

**KG**
★★★★ 9y ago

Bardon, QLD, Australia

looking healthy. growing well. not much fruit yet but only in it's 3rd year

Edgo
★★★★ 9y ago

Carina Heights, Qld

Fruits very well. Good quality fruit.

owlandfox
★★★ 10y ago

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.

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Birdybooo1
★★★★ 11y ago

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...

bethiepie
★★★★★ 11y ago

, CO, 80421

Always blooming

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BJ
★★★★ 14y ago

Keperra, QLD, Australia

great little dwarf lime. second year now and has fruit growing (gave one lime first year).

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Tropicalsanders
★★★ 14y ago

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.

Lee1
★★★ 14y ago

Mentone, VIC, Australia

Happily growing in a big pot

Linc
★★★★★ 14y ago

Nunawading, VIC, Australia

Produced many more fruit than I expected, very delicious fruit for drinks, cooking and just eating!

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