Four Season Lime is a popular traditional display plant for the Lunar New Year. The round golden fruits of this plant symbolise gold nuggets. This species of lime is able to bear fruits all year round as the name suggests, a pot at home is believed to draw in wealth and good luck through the seasons. Please note that after the first batch of golden limes has dropped, subsequent batches of fruits will be green due to Singapore’s climate.
Sunlight: Direct or Partial sunlight, exposure to strong direct sunlight might cause the fruits to drop at a faster rate.
Water: Water when soil is dry to the touch.
Fertiliser: Do not fertilize when the plant is fruiting.
Plant size: approx. 40cm (50cm inclusive of pot) (vary in sizes)
Rootball size: 22cmØ x 18cmH
Pot type: Plant comes in a traditional green clay pot with dragon print (with drainage hole)
Soil for Four Season Lime
Four Season Lime plants should be grown in fertilised potting mix. Make or buy a fertilized mix that consists of coco peat moss or coconut fiber (coir), vermiculite or perlite, compost, and other ingredients. A lightweight soil for Four Season Lime needs to provide good drainage, hold moisture, and give roots room to grow.
All plants depend on light for their survival and making sure your plants get the right amount of light is key to keeping them happy. For both indoor and outdoor containers, group plants with similar light requirements. Don't mix shade lovers with sun lovers in a single pot; one or both of them will be unhappy, depending on where you place the pot.
* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from the photo.
* Kindly take note when you're purchasing a matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size