Kaffir Lime

Citrus hystrix

Distinctive shrub or small tree valued for use in Indonesian and other exotic cuisines. Glossy, hourglass-shaped leaves are highly flavorful and aromatic, and the fragrance of just one lime can fill a room with refreshing fragrance. Perfect for the garden or in large containers on patio, terrace or conservatory. Evergreen.

Light Needs: Full sun.

Watering Needs: Needs regular watering – weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Average Landscape Size: Moderate growing to 10 ft. tall and wide.

Key Features: Fragrant Foliage.

Blooms: Blooms nearly year-round, heaviest in early to mid spring.

Poisonous: No.

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