Finger Lime - Red CuttingMicrocitrus australasica
Finger Lime - Red Cutting For Sale (Medium)
Specifications of Finger Lime - Red Cutting
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From CuttingLearn 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 with 35L+ Pot
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years
Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)
Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage
Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)
Fruiting/Harvest Months March, April, May, June, July, August, September
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Customer Tips & Reviews Finger Lime - Red Cutting
CARMEL, WA, Australia
tasted one and loved it, bush food :) I now have colett variety as well and its zooming along with fruit in first year.In a large selfwatering pot
RUNCORN, QLD, Australia
2018: I bloody hate this thing, and if it wasn't a gift with a story, I would let the bloody thing die.I was told this was the citrus to grow in Australia, as it is hardier than most introduced species and likes our heat better, and to that, I call hor...
Bellmere, QLD, Australia
This tree is very hardy! My initial planting placed this tree down the back of our property in a treed area (being a rainforest plant). However, after the drought broke this spot become really boggy through our subtropical summer so after a few years o...
Casterton, Vic, Aus
I am waiting for my young grafted trees to fruit. I hope they will this year.
Interesting plant, tucked in the corner of my yard, has minimal dieback each year but i think thats normal
Looks, unusual fruit, caviar lime
Monkland, QLD, Australia
I have 3 grafted finger limes growing well even after being accidently attacted by the wipper snipper.I also have some grown by seed which are doing much better than the grafted ones.
MARYLAND, NSW, Australia
Mine never seems to know what it's doing. It flowers and fruits all year round and seems to prefer a pot to the ground. The flowers are a lovely pink and white and the fruit are decorative, really obvious against the small leaves.It is VERY spikey so...
Keperra, QLD, Australia
the Rainforest pearl is a very spikey tree. In a suburban block it is just not good, too much of a hazzard. On a rural block it would be good, as it is low maintanance, but just not for me. Had to dig it up, and it now lives in the great orchard in t...
GORDON, NSW, Australia
Growing well, has just started fruiting, flowers prolifically.Fruit is small but nice - just right to add to a bottle of beer!Not many fruit this year - has been very wet.
has lots of fruit but really prickly good for little birds
Nabiac, NSW, Australia
Ate our first few finger limes after just one season of growing - delicious!