Scientific Name: Citrus Aurantiifolia
The Egyptian lime tree is a small evergreen tree with a rounded habit and fragrant white flowers. The fruit is usually about 3 to 4 cm in diameter, oval to nearly globular in shape, often with a small apical nipple, and the peel is thin and greenish yellow when the fruit is ripe. The pulp is tender, juicy, yellowish green in colour.
-Max. Height: 5 m
-Max. Width: 4 m
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Sunlight: Full to part sun
Soil: Loam, Sand
Growth Rate: Medium
Flowering Period: Spring, Fall
Flower Color: White
Flower Scent: Very fragrant
Fruit Color: Green, Yellow Green
Fruit Scent: Very fragrant
Foliage Scent: Very fragrant
Country of Origin: Southeastern Asia, India
Habit: More than 50
Gardening Tips: Pruning is little needed to develop a strong structure.