Mexican Lime Trees
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watering mexican lime tree

Zone 06880 | Anonymous added on January 22, 2019 | Answered

just i got a mexican lime tree that nobady was taking care, most of the leaves are falling, i started to watering inmediatly. my question is: its gonna survive? it was a christmas gift.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on January 23, 2019

If this is in container, and indoors... then this is common. Even in the brightest window in a house, there will not be enough to keep it happy. There are a few things you should keep handy. Dolomitic lime, iron sulfate, and citrus fertilizer. These should be applied once or twice per year. A 200 watt horticultural fixture will be enough light for a small tree. Here is an article that will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/lime/potted-lime-trees.htm

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