- Article number: PONTRFL04
Poncirus trifoliata Flying Dragon is very similar to a citrus and is also called the Citrus trifoliata.
This wild lemon also has a lot of resemblance to the Poncirus trifoliata, however, the branches of the Flying dragon are bent and somewhat whimsical.
The Poncirus trifoliata Flying Dragon is very hardy and can be planted in the ground without any problems or can be left outside in a tub.
The Poncirus trifoliata Flying Dragon is in bloom in April and May with large white strong smelling flowers.
Next, green and later to yellow-colored citrus-like fruits appear first.
These fruits are not edible, not that they become ill, but few people appreciate a petroleum flavor.
So it stays with the look and the nice smell of the flowers that you get back from this bush.
Apart from the fruits and the pleasant smell of this plant, the branches are also worth seeing.
As a fence, the Poncirus trifoliata Flying Dragon makes an almost impregnable fortress of your garden.
This wild lemon is good in a tub because it grows slowly.
Prune in early spring if necessary. Can also be cultivated as a trunk by keeping a main stem free of side branches. Do not cut back the lateral branches at the desired height. In winter, if in a tub, do not give too much water and do not give more fertilizer.
Winter hardiness zone 6a (-25ºC).