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Kaffir Lime Fruit

Features of the Kaffir lime:

  • Additionally, the peel or rind can be used to make Thai curry paste and aromatherapy.
  • In many cultures, this small and bumpy citrus fruit has both culinary (garnish) uses and medicinal property uses. 
  • Also, oils of the rind have uses ranging from sour dish flavoring to an insect repellant.
  • The pulp of Kaffir limes is yellowish green, very sour and slightly bitter, and very fragrant.
  • The fruit is not edible, and it is incredibly oily and has a fragrant aroma.
  • The lime tree reaches full maturity in late winter to early spring, with the rind turning yellow.

Kaffir Lime Tree

Features of the Kaffir lime tree:

  • The lime is more commonly known and used for its leaves consisting of a large petiole and a same sized leaf blade.
  • The Kaffir lime tree is grown and harvested primarily for its dark green lime leaves to create spices or oils.
  • Dried Kaffir Lime leaves are sold online for nearly $30 an ounce!
  • Other uses include blending into massage oils, natural shampoos, and various herbal products.
  • The tree is less cold hardy than Persian Lime.
  • The tree exhibits good growth with full sun. 
  • The Kaffir Lime tree produces some of the most exotic limes in the world with all of its unique uses!

Grow Your Own Kaffir Limes

  • The Kaffir lime tree you will receive is micro-budded, non-GMO, and about 12 inches tall.
  • It will ship in a plastic tube and will need to be transplanted as soon as possible into a 15-gallon pot.
  • With proper care, it will start bearing fruit in its second year.
  • You will receive detailed video instructions on how to transplant and care for your tree.

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