An interesting and exotic fruiting tree, this citrus has large golden fruit that is segmented into long, curved, finger-like sections giving it the appearance of a Buddha's hand. This unique fruit has no flesh inside but has a tough rind that is rich in vitamin C and is used in a variety of cooking methods such as salads, stir fry, and it can be candied as a sweet. It is also used as an ornamental fruit in food displays and table decorations.
|Size — 165mm|
|Growth Width — 2m|
|Growth Height — 2m|
|Flower Colour — White|
|Fruiting Period — Summer|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.
Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.