Citrus aurantifolia

  • Lime
  • Lime
  • Lime
  • Lime
  • Flower name
  • Scientific name
    Citrus aurantifolia
  • AliasLime, Key lime
  • Place of originIndia
  • Place of floweringOrchard
  • Flowering seasonMay, June, July, August, September, October

What is Lime

Lime,scientific name : Citrus aurantifolia , is a non-cold-resistant evergreen shrubs of the genus Citrus, Department of Rutaceae native to India. Blue is similar to lemon Peel and pulp.
The scent is strong, are used for juice, alcoholic beverages such as Gin and tonic, the acidity of the food.

Common name: lime ,:scientific name: Citrus aurantifolia, origin: India, life-forms: shrubs, height: 2 m, stem: spine of, leaf: oval-shaped, leaf quality: glossy, phyllotaxis: alternate, 
Flowers: solitary or total births, flowering time: Japan's May - October, and origin of the anniversary, color: white, pericarp color: green, fruit diameter: 4-8 cm, similar to the acidity of the lemon-shaped, use cooking: fruit shape, Gin and tonic alcoholic beverages, juice, notes: lemon

  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
  • Leaf type
  • Edge of the leaf
  • Life typeEvergreen shrub
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height100.0 ~ 200.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower3.0 ~ 3.0 cm

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