Citrus

The Citrus family is an amazingly diverse group that deserves a category of its own. Even though they can all be traced to only a couple primordial ancestors, varieties number in the hundreds and they’re all mouth-puckering tangy or juicy-sweet surprises. You’ll discover many varieties here and will become a master on how to grow and care for them.

Australian finger lime, a VIP fruit

Australian finger lime is a thorny variety related to the citrus family, that produces delicious lemons that are very sought after by great culinary chefs.
Six finger-length Australian finger lime fruits with one open in then middle.

Potted lemon tree, very convenient!

Potted lemon trees are an excellent citrus to grow at home. Caring for them from re-potting to pruning helps boost lemon harvest and prevents appearance of diseases.
citronnier en pot

Citron, the hand of Buddha

Citron, of which the Buddha’s hand is a variety, is a citrus that produces very original fruits and blooms in a manner much appreciated by perfume makers.
Green Buddha's hand fruit, not yet open.

Potted orange tree, ideal for a terrace

Potted orange trees are an excellent citrus to grow on a balcony or on a terrace. Caring for them from re-potting to pruning helps boost orange harvest and prevents
Oranger en pot