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Lemon plants #330426 - Ask Extension


Lemon plants #330426

Asked June 09, 2016, 9:24 AM EDT

Hi, I 've 2 different lemon plants. Could you please tell me which kind of lemon are them?

New Kent County Outside United States

Expert Response

There are many different possible lemon varieties or cultivars that these could be. Knowing where you are located can begin to narrow down the possible cultivars. However to get you started, I've provided links to a University of Hawaii Extension publication on lemon varieties most commonly found in Hawaii and an Extension publication from Purdue University listing lemon cultivars commonly found in the U.S.  Additionally, determining variety type can be challenging from just pictures of the fruit. If possible, please provide picture of the whole tree and some description of their growth habit.

Cynthia Nazario-Leary Replied June 16, 2016, 6:00 PM EDT

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