Plant Catalog - LIME BEARSS
Tahitian Lime, Persian Lime
An evergreen fruit tree with a vigorous, upright habit. Blossoms are fragrant and white. Leaves are waxy and dark green. Limes are round, large, and seedless. Rind is bright-green to yellow-tinged when ripe. Flesh is light green, acidic, flavorful, and juicy. Harvest year round with highest yield in winter and spring. Fruit drops when fully ripe. Needs protection from hard frost. Nearly thornless. Heavy producer.
USDA zones: 9 - 11
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 12 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 15 - 20 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water