Meyer Lemon Trees
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How To Prune Meyer Lemon After Fruit Drops

Zone 98221 | marymei2 added on January 18, 2020 | Answered

My dwarf meyer lemon has produced approx. 20 lemons I have thinned some off, and some have fallen off on their on. the remaining are healthy and growing larger. How do I treat the ends where the fruit have fallen? Thank you

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BushDoctor
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Answered on January 20, 2020

I wouldn't prune until after the remaining fruit ripens. Lemons will normally produce many more fruits than they can bear, and drop quite a few.

This will help you to prune lemons: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/lemon-tree-pruning.htm

This article will give you more information on the care of Meyer Lemon trees: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lemons/growing-meyer-lemons.htm

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