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Limeberry

Triphasia trifolia

Small, red colored, berry like fruit, with acidic, lime flavored flesh.

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Description

Small tree or shrub to 15-20ft. Trees often have a shrubby, bush-like growth habit. Flowers and fruits may be born through much of the year, with concentrations during summer months.

Hardiness

The limeberry is fairly hardy and can survive frosty temperatures.

Growing Environment

Grow in full sun to part shade. Water regularly. Protect from long frosts or hard freezes.

Propagation

By seeds.

Uses

Eaten raw. Used in beverages.

Native Range

Native to Java, Indonesia.

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