Kagzi Nimboo, Kagzi Lemon - Plant

Kagzi Lime is popular for its beautiful appearance and pleasing flavour and for its excellent food qualities.

    What makes it special:
  • One of the best fruting plants.
  • Best source of vitamin c.
  • Easy to care and requires less maintenance.
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About Kagzi Nimboo

Kagzi Nimboo (Citrus aurantifolia) is a perennial evergreen tree belongs to family Rutaceae. The stem is irregularly slender branched and possesses short and stiff sharp spines or thorns 1 cm or less. Leaves are alternate, elliptical to oval.

Lime is popular for its beautiful appearance and pleasing flavor and for its excellent food qualities.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height19 inch (48 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Citrus Limonum, limbu.
Maximum Reachable Height up to 2.4 meters.
Flower Colour White.
Bloom Time January to February, May to June and October
Difficulty Level Easy to grow.

Planting and care


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Sunlight

  • Keep the plant outdoor with natural bright light.

  • Soil
  • The soil should be well drained and fertile rich in oragnic content.

  • Watering
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.

  • Application of Fertilizer
  • During the main growing season feed the Kagzi Nimboo plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
  • Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.

  • Re-potting
  • When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.
  • Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition.

  • For re-potting procedure click here

    Plant Protection
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and dispose them away from the planting area.
  • Spray Neem, Eucalyptus or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment.

  • Don'ts
  • Do not over-water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • Kagzi Nimboo care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

    Sunlight Natural bright light.
    Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
    Soil Soil should be a well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.
    Temperature 25 to 35 degree Celcious.
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer.
    Harvest Season Summer, winter, Rainy season.

    Kagzi Nimboo uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

    Medicinal Use:

    • Kagzi Lime juice dispels the irritation and swelling of mosquito bites
    • Kagzi lime useful to treat blood pressure
    • Appetite improvement
    • Digestion and mineral absorption
    • Acidic indigestion
    • Heartburn, nausea, and hyperacidity
    • Note: The following information is general guidelines, be sure to ask your healthcare provider for guidelines

    Culinary Use:

    • Lime juice is the most common and economical refreshing drink, which is considered as best source of vitamin C
    • It is also used for preparing beverages such as limeade and lime Rickey

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How to plant a lemon tree in a pot?

    To plant Lemon tree in pot consider the following points 1. To grow plant in pot it should be of 7-10 inch upper diameter with drainage hole and overgrown plant is transferred in to main field. 2. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 3. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 4. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 5. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(June-July). 6. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Does lemon grass plant repel mosquitoes?

    Yes, Lemon grass act as long term mosquito repellent.

    Where to plant a lemon tree in the yard?

    To grow lemon tree in the yard consider the following points. 1. Sunlight- At least 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2.Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3.Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(June-July). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to grow lemon plants at home?

    Lemon tree is propagated by seed and layering. Consider the following points to grow plant in home. 1. Sunlight- At least 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required. 2.Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3.Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season(June-July). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Where to plant a lemon tree as per Vastu?

    Lemon trees should be planted outside of home as per vastu.

    Do lemon plants have thorns?

    Yes, True lemon tree have sharp thorns.

    Does the lemon plant need sunlight?

    Lemon plant need at least 6 hours of direct bright sunlight.

    Why is my lemon plant dying?

    The main reasons for the dying lemon plant are as follows 1. Less or over watering to lemon plant. 2. No proper sunlight 3.Heavy infestation of Pest and Disease.

    Is lemon plant good for home?

    Lemon trees are considered to be good for health it is rich source of Vitamin C therefore it is good for home.

    Will lemon water kill plants?

    Lemon water is used to lower the pH but overusing will kill plants.

    What is lemon plant?

    The lemon is a species of small evergreen tree in the flowering plant family Rutaceae.

    Can lemon plants survive winter?

    Yes, Lemon plants survive in winter, too cold affects the flowering of the plant Only.Optimum temperature range is 25-30 degree Celsius.

    Why is my lemon plant dropping leaves?

    Reasons of dropping leaves 1. Cold damage 2. Improper watering. 3.Lack of nutrients 4. Disease and pest infestation.



    Reviews

    Monday, 27 July 2020

    ?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?

    Ayush Goyal

    Wednesday, 22 July 2020

    Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display

    Joshi Prisy

    Tuesday, 07 July 2020

    The packaging was perfect and the plant was fresh with all leaves intact. Thanks a lot, u guys do a great job

    Ajay
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