Bearss Lime

Citrus × latifolia

Excellent commercial lime with acidic, juicy flesh and a true lime flavor. The tree is vigorous with an upright form. The foliage is slightly rounded and dense making this citrus variety especially beautiful. Also know as Persian or Tahitian lime. This variety is available in semi-dwarf and standard sizes.

Detailed Info  
Light Needs Full Sun
Tree Size 6-8 ft. semi-dwarf, 15 ft. standard tree
Skin Color When Ripe Greenish-yellow
Flesh Color Greenish-yellow
Flavor Acidic, juicy
Seedless Yes
Fruit Use Juice, cooking
Self-Fruitful Yes
Fruit Season Nearly year-round
Water Needs Regular water
USDA Zone 9-11