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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Citrus lime 'Bearss'
Citrus Lime 'Bearss'
A heavier bearing selection of Tahitian Lime well suited cooler climates. Good size, seedless, juicy fruit, ideal for drinks or cooking. Great in pots. Needs good drainage, a warm position & hard frost protection. 2 x 1.8m
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Citrus lime 'Bearss' Dwarf
Citrus lime 'Bearss' Dwarf
Aromatic seedless fruit ideal for drinks and cooking. Best form of Tahitan lime for temperate NZ. On dwarf flying dragon rootstock so ideal container growing and smaller gardens. Feed, water and protect from hard frosts. 1.5 x 1.2m
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Citrus lime 'Bearss' Std
Full sun Standard
A heavier bearing selection of Tahitian Lime. Medium sized juicy fruit, ideal for drinks or culinary purposes. Plant in well drained soils in a warm position. Protect from heavy frosts.
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Citrus lime 'Kaffir'
Full sun Shrub
A popular culinary citrus whose aromatic leaves are used extensively in Asian cooking. Forms an evergreen shrub with interesting green, rough and 'warty' inedible fruit. Excellent container plant. Protect from hard frosts. 3 x 2.5m
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PB8 Sold Out this season

Citrus lime 'Rangpur'
Full sun Shrub
Not a true lime, the fruit is highly acidic and a greatl substitute for limes due to its lime like zestiness and its orange like juiciness. The ultimate marmalade fruit! Forms an attractive tree. Protect from extremes. 5 x 3m
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Citrus limequat 'Eustis'
Full sun Shrub
An ornamental citrus. A cross between a Mexican lime & kumquat. Excellent for container planting. The small light yellow fruit are sweet without bitterness and can be a lime substitute.
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Citrus mandarin 'Afourer'
Full sun Tree
Easy to peel fruit with juicy flesh with a rich and sweet flavour. The fruit matures in winter and holds on the tree very well. Needs frost protection especially when young.
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Citrus mandarin 'Aoshima'
Full sun
Recommended late-maturing variety of satsuma mandarin. Large, attractive fruit with a smooth textured rind. Vigorous grower, precocious and reliable bearer. Hardier than most citrus once established.
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Citrus mandarin 'Clementine'
Full sun Shrub
A busy habit, with deep orange mandarins ripening late winter, early spring. Good, juicy fruit. Heavy cropper.
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Citrus mandarin 'Clementine' Std
Full sun Standard
A very attractive topiary and fruiting plant ideal for containers or gardens protected from hard frosts. Good, juicy fruit and heavy cropper. Prune to shape. 1.8 x 0.8
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Citrus mandarin 'Encore'
Full sun
Vigorous bushy habit. Easy peel, sweet juicy fruit, ripening early summer. Heavy producer, with the fruit holding on the tree over a long period.
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PB8 Available

Citrus mandarin 'Kawano'
Full sun Shrub
An easy peel Satsuma mandarin, with sweet juicy fruit ripening in winter. Heavy cropper. More vigorous than 'Silverhill'. A good container plant.. Cold tolerant.
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Citrus mandarin 'Kawano' Std
Full sun Standard
Standardised. A heavy cropping easy peel Satsuma mandarin selection. Sweet, juicy fruit ripening in May - July. Generally seedless if not cross pollintated. An excellent container plant and quite cold tolerant once established. Container growing - water regularly and fertilise as required.
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Citrus mandarin 'Miho'
Full sun Shrub
A superior Satsuma selection. A medium size tree with heavy crops of sweet juicy, easy to peel fruit, generally seedless fruit. A good container plant. Heavy cropping. Ripens early winter.
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Citrus mandarin 'Miho' Std
Full sun Standard
A superior Satsuma selection. A medium size tree with heavy crops of sweet juicy, easy to peel fruit, generally seedless fruit.. A good container plant. Heavy cropping. Ripens winter.
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8.5L STD Sold Out this season

Citrus mandarin 'Miyagawa Wase'
An older selection of Satsuma mandarin with high quality largish fruit which is early and seedless. Flesh is juicy with a sweet tangy flavour. More vigorous than most Satsumas. 2.5 x 2m
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Citrus mandarin 'Okitsu Wase'
Early Satsuma with very sweet, easy peel fruit that is seedless unless cross pollinated. A compact evergreen shrub, ideal for small gardens & container growing. Sun & hard frost protection. 2 x 1.5m
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Citrus mandarin 'Silverhill'
Full sun Shrub
A compact easy peel Satsuma selection. Prolific bearer with sweet juicy fruit ripening later in winter. Seedless unless cross pollinated. A compact growing shrub, ideal for container growing.
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Citrus mandarin 'Silverhill' Std
Full sun Standard
A seedless, easy peel juicy fruit which ripens September - November. A compact growing shrub, excellent for container growing. Cold tolerant.
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Citrus 'Meyer' Lemon & 'Bearss' Lime
Citrus 'Meyer' lemon & 'Bearss' lime
The ultimate double budded citrus! Meyer is sweet & juicy, prolific fruiting most of year. Bearss is a productive selection of Tahitian Lime. Trim dominant grower back to keep same size as smaller grower. Sun and hard frost protection.
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