Plant Catalog - LEMON EUREKA
An evergreen fruit tree that produces standard, midsize lemons. Skin is yellow, thick, and soft. Flesh is juicy, acidic, and with few seeds. Harvest year-round with highest yield in spring and summer. Foliage is glossy, dark green, and sparse. Branches are spreading, upright, and with few thorns. Flowers are intensely fragrant, star-shaped, and white. Attracts birds and bees. Needs protection from wind and winter frost. Most common variety available at market.
USDA zones: 9 - 11
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 12 - 24, H1, H2
Mature size: 8 - 20 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: regular water