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Lemon 'Eureka'

A tall growing lemon bearing several crops of fruit with the heaviest during the summer months. Less vigorous than Lisbon, it has very few thorns. Fruit has highly acidic flesh and yields lots of juice.

CULTURAL

Will grow in moist soil types as long as fairly well drained. Full sun is essential. Prune to shape in late Winter. Watch for lemon leaf scale and citrus leaf miner and treat as necessary. Fertilise late Spring and Summer.

LANDSCAPE USE

Popular in Australian backyards, especially Mediterranean gardens. Plant with Oleander, Osmanthus, Olives and Lavender and other Mediterranean favourites.

DIMENSIONS

Height to 6m.