Lime Tahitian – Persian lime

  • Description
Fruit is small to medium in size with dark green skin, turning yellow. Flesh tangy, juicy and almost seedless. Can be eaten green or yellow. Heavy scented pure white flowers and  aromatic foliage. Feed your lime tree in spring and summer to encourage maximum fruiting and flowering. The Persian lime is a cross between key lime and lemon. Trim to shape required. HARVEST – APR – AUG

Bearss limes are usually available as well which are very similar.

Height x Width 2.5 x 2.5
Range Small 1-5m
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Tree
Shape / Habit Round
Country of Origin Iran Iraq
Similar to Consider Lemons, Other Citrus
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Lime Green
  • Flower
Flower Colour White
Fragrant? Yes
  • Uses
Fruit Producing Yes
 Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.