Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f., Fl. Indica 173 173 1768.;
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Lemon, Nibu;

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Fruits & Vegetables Week: Citrus limon, the lemon: Citrus limon, the lemon, the commonest source of lemon juice, the fruit characteristically pointed at the tip.


– This in Marathi is called Idlimbu???? Just recently when  had been to Sibsagar Assam, I saw that almost all houses had a tree of ths plant along with Aamla. In their daily meals they take a large piece of this lemon either cut round or elongated. They eat it just like that or with salt. I know that it is a good source of Vit C, but eating such a big piece of lemon raw by everybody, without exception was new to me. Why so much vit C is consumed? How come every house has there qwn trees of lemon and Aamala? Can somebody from Asssam on the group explai? They also presented around a dozen of these lemons to each of us. I could make two bottles of pickeles of it.


– In California also I found one big slice of lemon being served with most dishes and often fixed on the top a glass of lemonade or juice, or a bowl of salad. Matter of in plenty and use.


– Even though it is acidic in nature, it is good for acidity and the body absorbs the vitamins better from the food, if it is mixed with the lemon juice.



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Fruit and Vegetable Week- Lemon: Sending photo of Lemon and Lemon tree.

Place : Nashik, Maharashtra.
Date   : April 2009


lemon byproducti want to know about lemon powder, lemon juice and other product recipe. can any one told me any sources ?  


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Rutaceae Week: Citrus limon (Lemon)-MN070512:

Sending photos of Citrus limon (Lemon)
Place : Nashik,

Date : March 2008


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Rutaceae Week: Citrus limon (L.) Burm,f. from California and Baijnath:  Citrus limon (L.) Burm,f., Fl. Indica 173 173 1768.

syn: Citrus medica var. limonium Watt.; Citrus medica var. limon L.
Common names: Lemon
Hindi: Baranibu, pahari nimbu, pahari kagzi nimbu
Beng: Baranebu, goranebu
Guj: Motulimbu
Mar: Idalimbu, thoralimbu
Kan: Bijapura, bijori
Tam: Periya yelumichai
Tel: Bijapuram
Fruits the size of Citron, almost double the size of lime but with nearly oblong in shape and pointed at one end, the skin thinner, smooth and turning yellow when ripe. Used in beverages.

Photographed from California and Baijnath in Uttaranchal Pradesh.



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Citrus limon ‘Variegata from Delhi-GSDEC01/01 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)
Citrus limon ‘variegata’
Cultivar of lemon with variegated leaves and fruits.

Photographed from Tourism Festival, Garden of Five Senses Delhi in February 2015


 


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