Allen Variegated Eureka Lemon
Looking for something different to grow in your Bahamas yard? The Allen Variegated Eureka Lemon originated in Los Angeles, California in 1858. Fox Hill Nursery has this Lemon tree variety available for sale starting at $30.
The Allen Variegated Eureka Lemon is a "fruit medium-small, elliptical to oblong, sometimes obovate; commonly with short neck or low collar at base; usually short but sometimes long apical mammilla or nipple; frequently surrounded with areolar furrow. Seed content variable but usually few to none. Color yellow at maturity. Rind medium-thick; surface finely pitted with sunken oil glands, slightly rugose, commonly with low longitudinal ridges; tightly adherent. Segments about 10; axis small and usually solid. Flesh color greenish-yellow; fine-grained, tender, juicy; flavor highly acid. Crop well distributed throughout year, but mainly in late winter, spring, and early summer.
Tree medium in vigor and size, spreading and open in growth habit, virtually thornless; sparsely foliated (in comparison with Lisbonand others); strongly everbearing and produces fruit at the ends of long branches ; precocious; productive. Tree lacking vigor compared with most other varieties; more sensitive to cold, insect infestation, and neglect; shorter-lived. ." -According to The Citrus Industry Vol. 1 (1967).
- 1 gallon pot
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