Are meyer lemon leaves fragrant?

Answer Meyer lemon trees are compact enough for balconies and limited-space gardens. The trees grow glossy and full leaves. The clean and pleasant lemon smell comes from the small white flowers that start... Read More »

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Are leaves yellowing&dropping common for a meyer lemon?

The leaves on a Meyer lemon tree do not commonly turn yellow and drop. If this occurs it means the tree has too much water in its soil. Water the tree less or try repotting using a soil that drains... Read More »

How tall do Meyer lemon trees get?

A Meyer lemon tree can easily reach 8 feet tall and 10 feet wide when grown in a 10- to 15-gallon container. Containers are recommended so they can be brought indoors during cooler months. Under pr... Read More »

Parasites on Meyer Lemon Trees?

Frank Meyer, a USDA employee, brought lemon trees from China to the U.S. in 1908. The Meyer lemon is not a "true" lemon. It is believed to be a combination of a mandarin orange and lemon. It has le... Read More »

When is Meyer lemon season?

Meyer lemons, which are named for plant explorer Frank Meyer, are sweeter and less acidic than most other lemons. This variety, which originated in China, is now commercially grown in California’... Read More »