Re: [gardeners] Lemon Trees

George Shirley (
Sun, 13 Oct 2002 12:22:45 -0500

Why? The new variety called Meyer doesn't carry the problem that they
banned the old one for. The Meyer I grew twenty years ago was round and
orange in color, the new ones actually look like lemons.


olin wrote:
> You only need one.  In AZ ( lots of zone 9 regions and lots of lemon trees)
> , Meyer lemons are illegal.  -Olin
> ----- Original Message -----From: <>
> > I'm planning my backyard garden for next year and wanted to include a
> lemon
> > tree.  Does anyone know if a Meyer Lemon tree needs to be planted in a
> pair to
> > produce fruit?  Thanks. :)
> > > I'm in Zone 9, btw.  Lemon Trees grow fine here.