Judy’s Everbearing is a prolific cultivar, producing a plentiful crop of finger limes from summer to autumn and may produce fruits sporadically throughout the year. The fruits are a rich, dark green colour, and the pearls inside vary in colour depending on climatic conditions. This cultivar likes similar conditions to the classic finger lime, which comes from rainforest understory, so it will do well in in a warm, sheltered location with dappled light, however for best results and yield, full sun is ideal. Use the fruits as for other finger limes, with seafood, in drinks, or any way you would use lemon and lime.
|Scientific Name:||Citrus australasica x|
|Common Name:||Finger Lime|
|Plant Type:||Large shrub|
|Height:||2 ~ 5 metres|
|Width:||1 ~ 2 metre|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Courtyard, Container growing|
|Climate Zone:||Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Hedge, Screen|
|Special Uses:||Edible, Bird nesting plant|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Other insects|
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