||Yuzu Citron, Yuja Fruit
The Yuzu has a wonderful, unique citrus aroma and flavor that is like no other. Rarely eaten, it is used for its juice, rind and zest in a variety of uses from savory sauces, sweet jams, refreshing drinks to that sought after cocktail ingredient!
This patio tree is a single trunk style: 24"-48" trunk with a head of leaves and fruit. Perfect for container gardening. With fragrant spring blooms and deep evergreen leaves, you will have year round interest in your garden or home.
Fragrant, long-blooming citrus trees are perfect for the Northern California garden. Their evergreen nature provides rich green color all year round. Not to mention the abundant and delicious fruit you will harvest.
||Delicious, unique flavor that can't be beat. Fragrant rind is excellent for zesting and in cooking.
||Upright or Bushy, depending on pruning. Slow grower.
||Container, espalier, ground
||Full Sun (minimum 6 hours, 8+ is preferred).
||Moist, very well-draining soil. Never soggy; make sure not to over-water. Prefers deep, infrequent watering to sporadic light watering.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||All citrus require full sun. Citrus are heavy feeders. Fertilize in late winter before bloom and regularly throughout growing season. Do not fertilize in winter. Prune in early spring, after fear of frost to desired shape. Newly planted should not be pruned for the first 2-3 years, except to remove suckers below the scion graft.
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