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Good source of Vitamin C


Parentage Citrus aurantiifolia × Citrus limon
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Other use

Flavouring in food and beverage base
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Citrus x latifolia (Yu.Tanaka) Tanaka

Genus: Citrus
Species: latifolia (Yu.Tanaka) Tanaka
Common names: Persian Lime; Tahitian Lime
Distribution summary: Only in cultivation
Habit: Tree
Hardiness: H2 - Tender; cool or frost-free greenhouse
Garden status: Currently grown
Garden location: Plants in pots (POT)
Reason for growing: Medicinal

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