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Citron - Buddhas Hand

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Buddha's hand are one of the oddities of the citrus family as unlike other well known citrus they're not eaten fresh. This fruit looks like an old shriveled hand with a thick uneven tightly adhered rind. Low on juice they can be acidic or sweet. Citrons a... Read More
Other Names: Citrus

$39.00 ($34.00-$39.00 choose a size)

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Specifications of Citron - Buddhas Hand

Preferred Climate Tropical, SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

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 Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Semi Dwarf (2/3 Normal Size)

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 June, July, August, September, October

Fertiliser All Purpose, Compost, Dolomite/Lime

Plant Width 2-4m

Growth Rate Medium

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Citron - Buddhas Hand Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 1y ago


Citron - Buddhas Hand

I watched utube chat ( about turmeric, It was growing in abundance) a lady called Morag Gamble about the Buddha's hand... every part of the fruit is able to be eaten... mine is thriving. I cannot wait for it to fruit THANK YOU

Lizzy Loves Gardening
6y ago

Laurieton, NSW, Australia

Citron - Buddhas Hand

Another random fruit tree purchase...just cant help myself ;)) I always justify my new additions by planting in a very large pot and maintaining my dream of buying a farmlet... Anyhow, back to the 'Buddhas hand'. Its growing beautifully in the pot.


★★★★★ 9y ago


They look so gnarly like something from an Alien movie

9y ago

Karnal, HARYA

Citron - Buddhas Hand

Citron buddhas lemon is very good for health.

★★★★★ 10y ago


Very strong citris smell and flavour. Great for cooking. No problems to grow.

★★★ 14y ago

Eden Hill, WA, Australia

Just regrowing after being cut down really short!


★★★ 14y ago

Como, NSW, Australia

This has always been a scabby looking tree, but has always produced wonderful fruit.  Have to keep up the white oil to it though because scale insects love it.

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